Post New Topic

Do Uber and Lyft require drivers to display the window placards? Why don't I always see them?

{{ ratingSum }}
B-girlAnderson11
83
 Posted 10 months, 2 weeks ago

The Guru Take

Comments

Comment on this Post

    {{ ratingSum }}
    BGraft89
    609 Rider Driver
     10 months ago

    Uber send you placards in the mail for you to display.  There was a note in it that it's required where I am (Boston), so I put it up.  

    Isn't it required to pick up at some airports?  It's some consumer protection law or something.

    Show Hide  1 Reply
      {{ ratingSum }}
      RedANT
      947 Rider Driver
       10 months ago

      The trade dress is supposedly required in Seattle too, although I don't generally use it if just Ubering around town.  I will, however, make sure to put them in the windows when dropping off/picking up at the airport, because the port police can be dicks and will issue BIG tickets for not complying with airport regulations requiring them. 

      They're ugly and annoying, but a ticket for a couple hundred bucks isn't worth it. 

    {{ ratingSum }}
    SyedAli
    225 Driver
     10 months ago

    How do I get one.

    only the bottom lights up, huh.

    {{ ratingSum }}
    SWesson1852
    27
     10 months ago

    Check out this hilarious video by Uber:

    Show Hide  3 Replies
      {{ ratingSum }}
      JBurd
      183 Rider
       10 months ago

      yeah, there's soemthing off about this delivery.  

      {{ ratingSum }}
      AnitaBAnthony
      75
       10 months ago

      Is she being serious?  or is she mocking it?  "it's sleak, it's light, and best of all.....it light sup!"  It sound slike a infomercial.

        {{ ratingSum }}
        FuegoJuno
        110
         10 months ago

        Yeah, I kept wondering where she would burst out laughing, claimig, "bwahahahaa, I am kidding guys. I can't hold it in anymore.  This light is a joke."

    {{ ratingSum }}
    cContino77
    145
     10 months ago

    I've seen them like once.  I thought it was the driver being cute.