Actually The Uber Strike Is A Success

The first success realized by the Uber Driver’s Strike this weekend was the media coverage that brought attention to the issues the drivers face and Uber’s failure to adequately compensate their drivers. The second success realized  by the Uber Driver’s Strike this weekend was the unity demonstrated by the informed drivers that honored the strike…

Okay Folks, Give Up Some Money!

In order for this Strike to have any impact at all, we need to do something about better notification of our fellow drivers.  San Francisco Drivers you need to spend a few dollars for this. Folks in other cities should consider doing the same. If I can convince some of the San Francisco Drivers to…

It Is The Law . . .

On July 1, 2015 the law will require that TNC drivers working for companies like Uber, Lyft, and SideCar have an additional level of insurance coverage adding an additional 15 to 20 percent to their insurance costs. This additional insurance cost comes without any increase in pay to cover the expense. This will leave numerous…

My Weekly Unification Message . . .

I am getting quite bored with suggesting we drivers unify to become a stronger voice together, and nobody does squat! Consider this: Imagine all of the different “Associations” were to create a unification pact with one another, thereby bringing each of our respective memberships together to form one membership. This does not mean you are…

Legal Criteria . . . Employee, Contractor , or Violation Of The Law?

Uber, and Lyft both have class-actions before the Courts presently that are stuck with the task of rendering a decision whether Uber and Lyft drivers are employees or Independent Contractors. I think the Courts are in error already because they are trying to determine if the workers are one or the other instead of a…

Are We Ourselves The Problem?

One thing that really bothers me is not knowing where a problem lay. In the case of the TNC’s running rough-shod over the drivers, is it the drivers own failure to act causing the issue? If you are tired of working for pennies, tired of being taken advantage of, or just had enough of not…

Participants In Auto Purchase Programs

We are trying to collect data on drivers that have purchased/Leased cars through any of the TNC’s Auto Purchase Programs. If you have purchased an auto through such a program would you please visit our site at Tell Us About It! and provide us details of your purchase. Please include your true contact info where…