Our commitment to safety
You deserve to be able to move safely. To look forward to the opportunities ahead. To be connected to people and places that matter most. Which is why we’re focused on your safety, from setting new standards to developing technology with the goal of reducing incidents.
How safety is built into your experience
Safety features in the app
Tap a button for emergency assistance. Share your trip details with loved ones. Our technology helps put peace of mind at your fingertips.
An inclusive community
Millions of riders and drivers share a set of Community Guidelines, holding each other accountable to do the right thing.
Coverage on every trip
We’ve put insurance from leading companies in place for every ride.
Building safer journeys for everyone
Count on 24/7 support and emergency assistance. Know that every rideshare trip is insured. Share your trip with loved ones. Our focus is on your safety, so you can focus on the opportunity.
Uber driver-partners in the US go through a multi-point screening check for their driving and criminal history before they are authorized to take trips through the app. Every rider has access to safety features built into the app and a support team if you need them.
“Every day, our technology puts millions of people together in cars in cities around the world. Helping keep people safe is a huge responsibility and one we do not take lightly.”
Dara Khosrowshahi, Uber CEO
Certain requirements and features vary by country, region, and city.