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What Lawsuits Have Been Filed Against Uber?

Published on Feb 27, 2018 at 12:13 pm in Uber Accidents.

Many people are familiar with the popular ridesharing company, Uber, which takes away the stress of not having a car. You simply download the app, request a ride, and a car comes to pick you up and take you to your destination. But when car accidents factor in to the mix, it can get complicated. Uber has faced a number of lawsuits because of car accidents, treatment of employees, and sometimes their hiring processes.

Determining fault and settlements are difficult to do on your own. If you’ve been in a car accident with an Uber car, an Uber accident lawyer from the Rideshare Law Group can help you with your claim and get you a favorable settlement.

Model in ICU Month After DUI Driver Crashed into Uber in Hollywood

Published on Feb 23, 2018 at 11:37 am in Uber Accidents.

In February 2018, a Ukrainian model visiting Southern California got an Uber ride to see the city. Now, she is in the hospital. Liz Kuzmenko is in a UCLA Medical Center bed and wants to know when she can go back to work. The reality is that she’ll most likely be recovering for at least a couple of months before she can travel. It’s a far cry from where the aspiring model was just one month ago.

On New Year’s Eve, she went out with three friends: Jumping into an Uber around 6 a.m. on New Year’s Day seemed responsible, but a drunk driver, speeding south on Vista Street blew through a stop sign and T-boned the Prius driven by their Uber driver.

I Was in an Uber and the Driver Was in a Wreck– Now What?

Published on Feb 2, 2018 at 12:53 am in Uber Accidents.

I Was in an Uber and the Driver Was in a Wreck

You find yourself downtown at a bar on a Friday night after a long week. It’s time to go home. You grab the phone, open the Uber app, and five minutes later you are in a car wreck. Worse, you have some injuries and have to get medical care. Now what? Who pays the doctor bills?

Some things to do after the wreck:

  • Write down the name of the driver if it’s not already in your phone
  • Take screenshots of your Uber ride and receipt on your phone (this is usually emailed to you)