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Our commitment to safety

We want you to move freely, make the most of your time, and be connected to the people and places that matter most to you. That’s why we are committed to safety, from the creation of new standards to the development of technology with the aim 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.

Community Guidelines

We believe it’s our responsibility to encourage safe experiences, which is why everyone who uses the Uber apps is expected to follow Uber’s Community Guidelines.

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Coverage on every trip

We’ve put insurance from leading companies in place for every ride.

Building safer journeys for everyone

Driver safety

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.

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Rider safety

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.

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The future of safety

More than 200 Uber employees, from researchers and scientists to designers and engineers, are focused on building technology that puts safety at the heart of your experience. Find out what they’re up to.

Read safety news

“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

Partnering to make a difference

Our commitment to safety goes beyond your ride. We have teamed up with leading experts—from law enforcement to gender-based violence prevention organizations—to help make roads and cities safer for all.

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Driver safety

Drive when and where you want with confidence.

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Rider safety

Go anytime and get there comfortably.

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