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Uber Received About 6,000 U.S. Sexual Assault Claims Since 2017

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Posted on December 6, 2019
That number is disgraceful (Photo via Pixabay user freestoacks-photos)

That number is disgraceful (Photo via Pixabay user freestoacks-photos)

The transportation network company Uber received 5,981 allegations of serious sexual assault in the U.S. over two years, according to a new report covering 2017 and 2018.

The U.S.-only report also covers deaths involving Uber rides. During those two years, 107 people died in crashes involving Uber cars, and 19 people were killed in physical assaults during or soon after an Uber ride.

NPR article here

Related Topics: accidents, passenger safety, research and trends, Safety, Sexual Assault, sexual harassment, TNCs, Uber

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Comments ( 1 )
  • Anthony

     | about 8 months ago

    107 people died from uber crashes!!!!!! Well it took 10 years for the numbers to start showing Uber inc a toxic company.. they purchased the gps company and were completely aware of the fast danger drivers and the 45 mph highway drivers but it did not matter to them Very sad indeed

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