Uber Now Requiring Masks For All Passengers, Drivers; Company Lays Off 3,000 EmployeesDrivers must take a selfie prior to starting their shifts to verify that they are in fact wearing a mask.
California Sues Uber, Lyft For Classifying Drivers As 'Contractors'The two rideshare giants are accused of misclassifying their drivers as “contractors,” depriving them of workplace protections like minimum wage and overtime and access to paid sick leave, disability insurance and unemployment.
Report: Uber Closes Downtown LA Office, Lays Off 80 WorkersUber has reportedly shut down its downtown Los Angeles office, laid off about 80 employees who worked there, and shipped their jobs to the Philippines.
Tustin PD: Former Uber Driver Admits To Assaulting Female PassengerPolice said 45-year-old Amir Attia has a previous conviction for sexual battery.
Uber, Postmates File Suit To Block Gig Worker Bill Days Before It Takes EffectCome Wednesday, many rideshare drivers will go from being gig economy workers to full employees.
Uber Reports Over 3,000 Sexual Assaults Claims In 2018Uber released a highly-anticipated safety report Thursday that revealed the rideshare company received over 3,000 reports of sexual assault in 2018.
Officials Hope Latest Revamp Will Alleviate LAX-it FrustrationStarting Wednesday morning, three lanes were added to the LAX-it lot, increasing space by roughly 50% for cars and passengers.
LAX To Increase Size Of Uber, Lyft, Taxi Pickup Lot Amid Long Wait Times And Angry PassengersLAX officials announced Monday the LAX-it remote pickup lot for taxis and rideshare services will expand by 50% beginning Wednesday morning.
LA Suspends Uber Electric Scooters And BikesUber, which owns the Jump electric bikes and scooter, has lost its permit to rent in the city of Los Angeles.
New LAX Rideshare Policy Goes Into Effect TuesdayStarting Tuesday, LAX will ban Uber, Lyft and taxi drivers from picking up passengers directly from their terminals.
Uber Criticizes New LAX Policy Banning Rideshare Apps, Taxis From Picking Up Passengers From Their TerminalsStarting Oct. 29, LAX will ban Uber, Lyft, and taxi drivers from picking up passengers at their terminals.