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.
Today we’re publishing new Privacy Statements for both riders and drivers. These are half as long as before, with much less legal jargon. And they are available in 23 languages: the vast majority of the languages spoken in the 57 countries where Uber operates. These new statements explain more clearly and concisely what data Uber asks for, and how that data is used to provide or improve our services.
We’re always working to make the Uber experience as hassle-free as possible for our riders and driver-partners. That’s why today we’re excited to announce app updates designed specifically for deaf and hard-of-hearing partners.
Driver-partners are doing amazing things all around the world — day in and day out. That’s why today, we are excited to introduce the next 12 Uber driver-partners to receive a Sixth Star Award. Meet our latest winners from across the globe.
Love is in the air this spring! The romantic story comes from Hudson, an Uber driver-partner in Houston. He hit the road to save up for the perfect ring for his fiancée, Katelyn.
Today Uber and Live Nation announced a partnership to provide a more seamless experience for concert and festival goers when they are heading to and from Live Nation events. Learn how riding is easier than ever at over 62 Live Nation venues and 20 festivals nationwide.
In honor of National Military Appreciation Month, we are proud to announce a new campaign within our UberMILITARY initiative — the UberMILITARY Families Coalition — that will focus specifically on helping military families take advantage of the flexible earning power of the Uber platform.
Last week, in honor of Mother’s Day, we hosted women partner appreciation events in 16 cities around the world to hear directly from our partners about their experience driving with Uber and to bring awareness to the flexible, equitable earning opportunity the Uber platform affords. During these events, we met with hundreds of incredible women driving on the Uber platform.
This week, as Mother’s Day approaches, we are hosting women partner appreciation events in 16 cities around the world to hear directly from our partners about their experience driving with Uber and to bring awareness to the flexible, equitable earning opportunity the Uber platform affords.