UberPool rider gets physical with Uber Driver when refused extra stop

In the latest of ride-sharing dispute, Uber driverĀ gets confronted and abused by 2 men who requested for an UberPool trip.

Driver’s account of what happened

Uber Driver claimed rider booked for 1 seat on the UberPool trip but had with him another companion. This usually would not be a problem as Uber Driver can select 2 riders boarded.

However, the Driver claimed that the rider demanded additional drop-off point, cursed and sworn at him.

When the Driver got off the car to record the video, the Riders started to use vulgarities on the Driver and started a shoving match.

Video source – Facebook page FATP

Private Hire Drivers need greater protection from Rider abuse. We are human too!