Tag: bad

Uber to open 24-hour hotline for reporting ‘bad experiences’

Jonathan Prynn standard.co.uk Uber is setting up an “open all hours” telephone hotline for passengers who want to make a complaint after a journey booked through the cab hailing app. The move is part of a new package of reforms in the Silicon Valley giant’s “charm offensive” launched after Transport for London’s shock refusal to…

Seven types of bad driver revealed

Digital reporter lep.co.uk Bad drivers are the bane of every motorist’s life but now a new study claims poor drivers always fall into one of seven categories – so do you recognise them? Car leading giant LeaseCar.uk analysed the data of thousands of drivers and found that those who get careless behind the wheel almost always…

Really? column: Bad drivers should be footing ICBC’s bill

Alan Campbell richmond-news.com So ICBC is planning to raise the insurance rates for habitual offenders — i.e. immature, inattentive, selfish drivers. For a full 2.5 seconds after the radio announcement, I was thrilled and muttered “well, it is about frickin’ t…” Wait. Rewind. What? You mean, they aren’t already hammering drivers who are costing the…

OUTRAGEOUS! How angry drivers rule our roads

Sherele Moody news-mail.com.au HAVE you flipped the bird at another driver, screamed profanities at a slow car, tail-gated someone for sneaking into your lane or repeatedly blasted your horn at a cyclist? These acts might not seem overly aggressive or dangerous, but each one is the kind of behaviour that could end in your death…

Ele.me to pay rewards to catch out bad drivers

Chen Huizhi shanghaidaily.com POPULAR online food delivery service ele.me is offering rewards to customers who report traffic violations by its riders through its WeChat account. The announcement was made at an event with Shanghai traffic police yesterday to promote road safety among e-bike riders delivering food. Residents are encouraged to take pictures of the company’s…