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  1. New York City
    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/12/11/nyregion/indoor-dining-nyc.html Shocker!!! https://nypost.com/2020/12/11/andrew-cuomo-among-contenders-for-joe-bidens-ag-report/
  2. News
    Uber Technologies on Thursday asked the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to designate its ride-hail and delivery drivers as non-health essential workers entitled to early Covid-19 vaccine distribution. The company, in a letter to the CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization...
  3. News
    https://www.cnn.com/2020/09/01/tech/uber-rider-mask-selfie/index.html By Sara Ashley O'Brien, CNN Business 41 mins ago Since mid-May, Uber has required drivers to take selfies to verify they are wearing a mask or face covering before they are able to pick up riders. Soon, certain riders will...
  4. News
    Ride-share drivers say the pandemic has them facing dangerous working condition as they try to make ends meet By JOSHUA EMERSON SMITH JULY 24, 2020 6 AM Chuck Beckner begged his 71-year-old mother not to drive for Uber and Lyft during the pandemic. She didn't listen. Then COVID-19 took Billie...
  5. Chatter
    Texas restaurant installs entryway that will spray you with disinfectant SAN ANTONIO, Texas (KTRK) -- A restaurant in San Antonio has introduced a unique way to fight COVID-19. Upon entry to the Alamo Biscuit Co., customers must walk through a disinfecting portal where a quick mist is...
  6. Articles
    Many US States (and Canadian Provinces) are moving towards fully re-opening their economies, and the demand for Uber and Lyft rides has seen a drip drip drip increase in the past few weeks. In some markets onboarding of new drivers was put on hold, and many more drivers have deemed the...
  7. Advice
    It is 85°F, sunny with crystal blue skies here in Pittsburgh, Pa. Also the governor of Pa gave my county the ok to fully open malls, gyms, bars, and everything else inbetween. So of course, the pax came out in hordes demanding rides. Ive been doing only deliveries for the past couple months for...
  8. Stories
    Hey guys i am from germany and wanted to know what you think about these Healthcare rides for "systemrelevant" people like Doctors or nurses etc. Do many of them take these offers? Sry but i am asking for my research.. If you have questions than ask me
  9. Houston
    Do you get ressources to protect yourself as an Uber Driver, or did you have to take care about having protection by yourself? And does Uber check if you follow the measures Are the Virus Sick pays really payed and if so, did it help you? What is your opinion about the Anti Corona Measures...
  10. Advice
    ^^ Heading Question I heard a few of the drivers at the airport talking about paying 2-3 parking tickets a month! Are you counting these in your vehicle costs?? I rarely get any maybe 1-2 a year for $50. I'm talking about when things were normal before this shut-down.
  11. Toronto (Ontario)
    https://www.lyft.com/blog/posts/lyft-launching-health-safety-program HEALTH AND SAFETY Setting the standard for rideshare...
  12. New York City
    https://www.engadget.com/uber-face-mask-detection-technology-184137514.html COVID-1984 are you complying with ur technocratic order? Don't question anything and obey. slave
  13. News
    https://www.ksat.com/news/national/2020/05/03/uber-will-soon-require-drivers-and-riders-to-wear-face-coverings-in-the-us/ Uber will soon require drivers and riders to wear face coverings in the US As it anticipates a restart to its core rideshare business amid the pandemic, Uber plans to...
  14. Advice
    Hello Uber/Lyft fam. I hope everyone is staying healthy and making the best of all this craziness. Forgive me if there is some other tread on this subject but I had a difficult time finding the answer. Since Lysol spray and wipes are nearly impossible to find, how is everyone staying safe? I...
  15. Advice
    1918 Spanish Flu historical documentary | Swine Flu Pandemic | Deadly plague of 1918 6,241,511 views Don't expect just one wave and we're done. This could go on for years, getting worse as it mutates.
  16. Articles
    Today was my son's birthday. He was born in a hospital just outside the City of Toronto on March 31, 2003. This was the first day where hospitals in Toronto, and the surrounding area, initiated isolation and tracing protocols for a deadly corona virus that caused acute respiratory distress...
  17. News
    https://www.cnbc.com/2020/03/28/uber-drivers-struggle-to-find-income-amid-coronavirus-pandemic.html Earlier this month, as talk of a new virus outbreak in the U.S. revved up, Robert Richwine, an Uber driver in Columbus, Ohio, devised a game plan to try to stay on the road. After dropping off...
  18. New York City
    i just need some info, answers will be appreciated. I live in NJ but do uber/lyft in NYC. Which state should i apply for unemployment ????
  19. Coronavirus
    Putting this thread up here so we can discuss how to file for unemployment benefits in PA. Anyone filed yet or any information available on this - please reply and include links if you have any.
  20. Philadelphia
    Make sure your are loading up on multivitamin, vitamin c, airborne... chicken broth, warm tea... This virus does not like heat. I am sweating when in my car. Hands and skin dry from washing them all the time. Wear gloves if you can. I have been... using the cleaning spray on my hands if i...
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