Taxi drivers protest against Uber in Europe, while states launch new efforts to regulate TNCs here.
Proposed laws and regulations could rein in what has been close to a free ride for the startups so far.
The companies had been operating conditionally while their applications were being reviewed by the CPUC.
The ride service company’s insurance policy had long been secret until someone leaked it Monday.
Suit challenges company’s suggestion that it’s not liable because driver was not on an Uber call.
Questions about coverage get new attention after a series of accidents involving ride-service drivers.
A man has been taken into custody for fatally striking a 6-year-old girl in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood.
The biggest uncertainty facing smartphone-based ride-service companies is drivers’ insurance coverage.
Can you get insurance, or get a claim paid, if you’re driving for Lyft or Sidecar? It depends.