In the meantime, a third party has stepped in with a potential solution.
The night began like many others for Roberto Chicas. Two weeks ago, the 35-year-old San Francisco bartender finished a round of drinks with friends at the end of his shift and e-hailed an Uber car to take them all to their respective homes. As they began the trek home, the passengers started questioning Karajah's route, according to Chicas' attorney, Harry Stern.
Since Fowler's blog, a number of scandals have hit Uber: In an email to employees of Uber, Travis Kalanick explained the decision to take a leave as part of the grieving process for his mother, who recently died in a boating accident.
You can read the full report below: The Holder investigation was sparked by former Uber employee Susan Fowler's February blog post, where she detailed sexual harassment she endured and Uber HR's apparent disregard for her complaints.
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There are other ways to find out your Uber rider rating, but you can usually learn how you are judged on a scale from one to five just by asking a driver. A nice lady, she thought about it for a while, as if deciding whether to go where she was about to go.
“Well [long, uncomfortable pause], it looks like you’re a 4.6,” she told me. Everybody knows anything less than five stars when it comes to virtual ratings is a scarlet letter.
During this interim period, the leadership team, my directs, will be running the company. And make Uber 2.0 real so that the world can see the inspired work all of you do, and the inspiring people that make Uber great.