Lyft Settles Federal Lawsuit Over Drivers Refusing Rides To People With Wheelchairs, WalkersLyft Inc. has agreed to settle allegations that it violated federal law when some of its drivers refused to give rides to people using folding walkers or collapsible wheelchairs in the Los Angeles area, the U.S. attorney’s office announced Monday.
Belmont Man Allegedly Beat Uber Driver, Tried To Steal Car Over Over Itinerary DisputeAn rideshare customer allegedly hit and tried to steal an Uber driver's car after he became angry because he couldn't change his itinerary.
Transit Agencies, CHP Urge New Years Eve Partygoers To Leave Cars At HomeIf you're heading into San Francisco for New Years Eve, transit agencies and law enforcement are urging you to leave your cars at home, and rideshare customers can expect long waits.
Uber To Pay $4.4 Million To End Federal Sexual Harassment ProbeUber Technologies Inc. will establish a $4.4 million fund to settle a federal investigation into allegations that the San Francisco company allowed a rampant culture of sexual harassment.
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."
Uber, Lyft Threaten $60 Million California Ballot MeasureUber and Lyft threated Thursday to spend at least $60 million on a California ballot measure if they can't reach a deal with unions and lawmakers on legislation that would change the rights of gig workers.
Uber, Lyft Propose $21/Hour Minimum Wage For Drivers After Wave Of ProtestsUber and Lyft, the two biggest rideshare companies, are telling their drivers they are willing to compromise with a proposal that includes a minimum wage of $21 per hour.
Attorney For 'Rideshare Rapist' Seeks To Suppress DNA EvidenceThe attorney for a man accused of posing as a rideshare driver in order to sexually assault women in San Francisco is claiming officers unlawfully obtained his DNA, which prosecutors say ties him to the crimes.
San Francisco Airport Adds New Lot To Ease Rideshare Traffic CongestionOfficials at the San Francisco International Airport are hoping a new strategy will ease traffic, especially with rideshare drivers.
Additional Lot At SFO Will Open To Ease Millbrae Avenue Rideshare GridlockAfter a month of gridlock and a lot of complaints, San Francisco International Airport is about to tinker with its rideshare pick-up strategy again.
Pickup Problems Persist For SFO Passengers Using Uber and LyftUber and Lyft report wait times on Sunday nights at San Francisco International Airport have tripled since SFO moved rideshare to its new pickup location.
Lyft Driver, Passenger Killed In San Francisco Hit-And-Run Crash IdentifiedTwo people who died in a hit-and-run collision in San Francisco’s Bayview District early Sunday morning have been identified as a Lyft driver and passenger, and the suspect remained at large as of Monday afternoon.
New SFO Passenger Pick-Up Policy Causing Confusion For Travelers, Uber And Lyft DriversPassengers arriving at SFO's domestic terminal are being picked up by Uber and Lyft drivers at a new location after a policy change went into effect at the airport earlier this week.
SFO To Add Rideshare Passenger Pick Up Zone To Ease Curbside TrafficThis summer, SFO will implement a new Ride App Pick Up Garage Zone for passengers using Uber and Lyft in an effort to cut down the curbside chaos at the main thoroughfare.
New Software Allows Dispatchers To Pinpoint Location Of Uber Riders Who Call 911The new RapidSOS tech will allow Uber riders using the app's emergency button to be found easily by 911 dispatchers.