Uber, Lyft and other Ridesharing services are the wave of the future. Technology has changed people’s lives in numerous ways and Uber changed the way people get places quickly.
Uber, Lyft and other Ridesharing services are the wave of the future. Technology has changed people’s lives in numerous ways and Uber changed the way people get places quickly. But the fact remains that even when traveling with rideshare, you are still traveling in an automobile and all the same risks apply as if you were driving yourself.
Insurance issues can be particularly complicated when dealing with ridesharing claims. If you are a passenger using a ridesharing service. See what ridesharing companies have to say about insurance on their websites:
Where an Uber, Lyft or other ridesharing driver is at fault in an accident, whether the ridesharing service will cover the accident and how much depends on a few different factors. Whether the driver is on the app, has accepted a pickup, or has a customer in the vehicle can all play a role in whether and how much the ridesharing service will cover in an accident.
If you have been hit by an Uber, Lyft or ridesharing driver or if you were injured while a passenger in a ridesharing service, call the attorneys at Tompkins, Selph, & Associates, Ltd. to discuss what insurance options are available for your claim so we can maximize your recovery.