How Do Uber/Lyft Accidents Happen?
Uber or Lyft accidents can happen for many of the same reasons as all other car accidents do. However, with ridesharing platforms, one of the reasons tends to stand out the most: driver’s negligence. Some of the most common causes of Uber/Lyft accidents include driving while fatigued, speeding, texting, or looking at a GPS while driving, ignoring traffic lights and signs, driving while intoxicated, and more.
Unfortunately, these events can lead to serious consequences for the car passengers, motorcyclists, bicyclists, and pedestrians, including: