Uber’s guidelines are intended to ensure that rideshare drivers and riders are safe during trips. However, certain obstacles, such as other drivers, road hazards, or poor weather conditions, could get in the way of a rideshare driver from safely picking up or dropping off a rider.
Motor vehicle accidents are unpredictable, which is why we encourage rideshare drivers to carry safety kits. Each safety kit may contain different types of medical equipment that will help treat an injured driver or rider until emergency assistance arrives, if necessary.
Listed below, our knowledgeable Uber and Lyft accident attorneys at West Coast Trial Lawyers have created a list of suggestions that you should consider placing into your safety kit.
What Should Be in Your Emergency Kit?
Every rideshare driver should keep an emergency supply kit. It is recommended that kits get checked every six months for expired items and routine maintenance. Suggested items for your emergency safety kit should include the following:
When someone else’s negligence is the main contributing factor of your Uber or Lyft accident, you will be given the right to file a lawsuit against that party. A skilled Uber and Lyft Accident lawyer at West Coast Trial Lawyers is available 24/7 to provide legal assistance. We will help you recover maximum compensation for your losses.
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