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.
Uber Offering Passengers, Drivers Emergency Text-To-911 Service In LA CountyWhen users select the text to 911 button, emergency dispatchers will receive information including the the vehicle type, its current location and its destination.
LA City Council Pushes $30 Minimum Wage For Uber, Lyft Rideshare DriversSome Los Angeles City Councilmembers are fighting for a $30 minimum wage for Uber, Lyft, and other rideshare drivers.
Uber Says Plan To End Curbside Pickup at LAX Will Cause Lengthy Wait TimesThe new system, called LAX-IT, is supposed to alleviate traffic jams at the central terminal and get passengers out of the airport faster, but the plan has many skeptics.
City Council President Proposes $30 Hourly Pay For Lyft, Uber DriversCity Council President Herb Wesson proposed Tuesday that drivers working for rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft in Los Angeles be paid a minimum of $30 per hour.
LAX To Halt Rideshare Pickups At All Terminals In Late OctoberLAX will no longer allow ridesharing drivers or taxi cabs to pick up passengers directly from its terminals.
Orange County Residents React After Newsom Signs 'Gig Worker' Bill Into LawCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom signed Assembly Bill 5 into law Wednesday — but not everyone was happy about it.
Uber Rolls Out New 'RideCheck' Safety Feature That Detects Possible Safety HazardsRideCheck automatically connects riders and drivers with help in the event of an accident.
Uber And Lyft Push Back Against Bill That Would Reclassify ‘Gig’ WorkersRide-sharing companies on Friday were continuing to push California legislators to come up with a new classification for workers that falls somewhere between “company employee” and “independent contractor.”
El Monte Explores Ordinance Guaranteeing $30 Minimum Wage For Rideshare DriversIf the ordinance becomes law, it would be the first of its kind in the United States.