JOHANNESBURG — Uber has not been having an easy ride lately in South Africa. After a string of alleged attacks on passengers triggered safety concerns, the popular app-based car service is rolling out an “SOS” button in some vehicles. Public concerns over the service’s safety have been gathering steam since July, after a woman ordered an […]
Seven D.C. cab drivers have been arrested for allegedly assaulting passengers, prompting a plan to install panic buttons in every taxicab by year’s end, a news report says. ”What we're seeing is an increase in [cab drivers] physical...
For anxiety sufferers, elements of everyday life can trigger a panic attack. Sometimes it can come on without warning, and other times you know that an upcoming situation or activity will absolutely hit your panic button.
One of Uber's contracted limo drivers is accused of raping a 20-year-old female passenger in Washington D.C., and the community wants to know if hired-car services are conducting reliable background checks on their drivers.