Driver Announcements

Your safety is our priority

September 5, 2018 / US

Introducing new features that put safety at the heart of the Driver app to help give you peace of mind on the road

911 Emergency Button

Access help when you need it.

If you’re ever in need of emergency assistance, you can call 911 in one tap. In some US cities, we’ll even automatically share your trip details with the 911 dispatcher.

Partner Injury Protection

Insurance information at your fingertips
You can find your personal insurance documents, enroll in Partner Injury Protection*, and learn more about how you’re covered driving with Uber, all in-app.

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Share my trip

Let loved ones know you’re safe
If you’re driving late at night, find yourself in an unfamiliar area, or just want your friends and family to follow along, you can easily share your trip details in one tap.

Speed limit alerts

Helping you stay at a safe speed
You do your best to drive under the speed limit. Just in case, we’ve added optional in-app alerts to help you keep track of your speed and the posted limits.

Uber Technologies is not an insurance provider and is not performing any insurance services. All coverages are subject to the policy terms, conditions, limitations, and exclusions. Affinity Insurance Services Inc. is offering this optional coverage to Uber partners. Partner Injury Protection insurance is offered through Affinity Insurance Services Inc.and the policy is underwritten by Atlantic Specialty Insurance Company. If there’s a discrepancy between the information shown here and the actual insurance policy, the policy governs. For further information, please see the coverage details.

*Partner Injury Protection is currently available in 39 states and Washington, DC: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.