Announcing Uber’s U.S. Safety Advisory Board

We are excited to announce the establishment of the Uber Safety Advisory Board, a group of experts who bring a wealth of expertise and experience spanning several aspects of safety. These advisors will provide critical recommendations and counsel as we continue to develop new methods and technologies that reduce risk and increase safety for riders, drivers, and the public.

Driving Small Businesses

From aspiring musicians to print shop owners, partners turn to Uber thanks to the flexibility and economic opportunity the platform provides them to pursue their passions. This week, we’re celebrating Small Business Saturday® by highlighting driver-partners around the U.S. who are first and foremost business owners and entrepreneurs.

Business Profiles: An Easier Way To Ride For Work And Play

Millions of business rides are taken on Uber every week, but the magic of Uber can be lost in the stress of keeping work and personal trips separate. Today, we are excited to take the first large step towards bringing the magic of Uber to every business ride with the launch of Business Profiles. Learn more now.

Come Work With Us

Uber is not just an app, we’re changing the way that people and things move around your city in over 60 countries around the world. Learn more about the many people behind our company and the problems that we’re working to solve. We invite you to apply for a position today.

Outsmart the Flu with UberHEALTH

Flu season is just around the corner and we want to help you beat the bug. On Thursday, flu prevention is on demand through UberHEALTH and available across 35 US cities. Learn how you can outsmart the flu now.

Helping Drivers Reach Their Destinations

Starting this week in the Bay Area, drivers will be able to set their destination twice a day when they want to be matched only with riders traveling in a similar direction. Whether it’s commuting to the areas where rides are needed most, driving back home at the end of the day, or running errands around town, drivers can set their destination to earn fares that are along their route.

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Innovation in Motion

Do you ever wonder how you can request a ride with Uber directly through your favorite apps? Back in March, the API team released our Request endpoint, which finally allowed developers to build applications that incorporate the entire Uber experience. Here are 5 of the most unique integrations that help you get where you need to go with the touch of a button.

Making A Pawsitive Impact With #UberKITTENS

Two weeks ago we had the purrfect day delivering cuddly cuteness across 50 cities with UberKITTENS. Check out the paw-some results and more meow!

Joining Forces to Assist Veterans Experiencing Homelessness

In honor of Veterans Day tomorrow, we are proud to announce that Uber will work with the White House and Joining Forces to help make life a little easier for veterans experiencing homelessness. Over the coming year, Uber will contribute an estimated 10,000 rides — a value of $125,000 — across five veterans organizations affiliated with the U.S. Department of Labor’s Homeless Veterans’ Reintegration Program to provide on-demand transportation to jobs, interviews, and other employment events. Riders and drivers will also have an opportunity to participate in this meaningful effort.

Health Made Easier

Today, we are excited to announce that Stride Health’s coverage recommendation engine is now easily accessible to drivers nationwide directly through the Uber Partner App. It’s now more seamless than ever to shop for and compare plans, find out which plans cover a driver’s doctors and are the most cost-effective for a driver’s unique profile. […]