Why rideshare companies might want to embrace in-depth driver background check

Apr 6, 2017
Uber and Lyft are in the news because more than 8,000 potential drivers were banned in Massachusetts after background checks turned up convictions for violent felonies and sex-crimes, uncontested court charges, driver’s license suspensions and traffic violations. Uber and Lyft…

Background checks only tell you so much

Jun 14, 2016
Companies rely on background checks, but they can be limited in scope.

Full interview: Lyft president on driverless cars, background checks

May 18, 2016
Lyft's John Zimmer has a vision for the future.
Lyft President John Zimmer
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Have recent shootings been boosting gun sales?

Dec 10, 2015
Gun makers and retailers are reporting increased sales and increased profits.

Hot lead is starting to cool

Nov 7, 2013
Gun sales are on the decline, but why?

It takes more than a background check to prevent a violent shooting

Sep 20, 2013
When it comes to preventing shootings at the workplace, background checks before hiring employees are just the first step.