500 Women Sued Uber

Separately, more than 500 women sued Uber on allegations that they were assaulted by drivers who use the ride-hailing platform. Attorneys for the plaintiffs said there are currently around 550 women with claims against the company and at least 150 more being actively investigated across multiple states, who claim in the complaint they were “kidnapped, sexually assaulted, sexually battered, raped, falsely imprisoned, stalked, harassed, or otherwise attacked” by their Uber drivers.