Safety Toolkit and App Safety Features for Riders
Uber is committed to safety. Our in-app safety features help keep you connected and protected when you ride. And because we believe that safety never stops, we’ll keep working to drive safety forwards.
Uber safety features
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Let the people you love know where you are. Choose your Trusted Contacts in the app and set reminders to share your trip details with them.
Get help fast. Call local emergency services right from the app, wherever you are.
Drivers must clear several screenings
All potential driver-partners must complete a criminal background screening process before they can accept ride requests through the Uber app.
In order to drive on the Uber platform, every vehicle must pass an independent annual inspection to verify that it is safe to drive.
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Certain requirements and features vary by country, region, and city.