DRIVERS STAY SAFE &
ALWAYS VERIFY PASSENGER
WAYS TO STAY SAFE
3 WAYS TO STAY SAFE
DO NOT GO WITH PASSENGER
If a passenger asks you to join them never take the offer up. You do not know who will be present or what the real intention is of the passenger.
DO NOT CHANGE ROUTE
If the passenger needs to change where they are going have them update the app to allow for the new address to properly be entered.
DO NOT SKIP VERIFICATION
Protect yourself and passenger by always verifying the passenger information based on the information you have in the rideshare app.
DO NOT TEXT AND DRIVE
Refrain from texting and driving while driving and only use the rideshare application. It is not appropriate to accept calls from people while you have a passenger.
KEEP THE PASSENGERS IN THE BACK
Unless the front seat is needed due to the number of passengers always have the passenger sit in the back seat this allows you and the passengers space.
STAY CONNECT TO SOMEONE
Continuously check-in with someone while working and inform them about your status to allow for someone else to know what is occurring if something happens.
DON'T GIVE YOUR INFORMATION
You should never exchange personal information with the passenger. Do not share things like social media accounts, phone number, email, or other contact information.
DON'T MEET IN UNPOPULATED SPACE
Always meet on a main road where multiple people are present and cars are traveling. Never meet in an ally or deserted place.
DON'T HESSITATE TO CALL 911
If something feels off or wrong do not pick up the passenger and dial 911 while driving to a safe space. Typically you can even file police reports anonymously.