Uber hides the numbers of accidents it has in California
Updated: Oct 1, 2020
According to a San Francisco Public Press article, since 2013 the California Public Utilities Commission has required Uber to file annual reports containing detailed safety and traffic data statewide. Adopted after intense industry lobbying, the Commission’s rules contain an obscure confidentiality clause that has prohibited release of the reports, even safety information that has nothing to do with trade secrets or personal privacy, to anyone.
Read the incredible full story by investigative journalist Seth Rosenfeld here about what some insider's claim were "backroom dealings" by the rideshare industry with the Commision to hide public safety and accident information from the public in California: