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Published on Jun 9, 2022 at 5:46 pm in Uber Accidents.
If you’re new to San Jose or just visiting, you might be curious about what is the best way to get around the city. You’re no doubt familiar with rideshare apps, even if you are not a regular user. Uber, largely considered the most popular rideshare app, makes getting from the Winchester Mystery House to the Emma Prusch Farm Park a snap.
However, Uber accidents can happen and disrupt your life, and if this happens in San Jose, you should speak with an Uber accident attorney right away.
San Jose, California, is 45 minutes from San Francisco and an hour from Monterey. Here is what transportation in San Jose looks like at a glance:
If you are looking for faster, more convenient transportation without walking or biking, that’s where Uber and Lyft come into the picture. Rideshare apps are a great option in San Jose if you need to get somewhere after hours when the transit system is not running, if you need to go somewhere far from e-bikes and monorails, or if you need to get somewhere right away. To take your first rideshare trip:
While Uber (and Lyft) provide a great deal of convenience and are wildly popular, it’s not a perfect system. To report an unsafe Uber driver, call 1-800-354-6012. There is also a “panic button” within the app if the driver is being reckless or harassing you. Using the app’s panic button will allow you to communicate your emergency without saying anything the driver can overhear.
If you get in an accident during your San Jose Uber trip and are injured (or others are injured):
Ride App Law Group knows how to deal with Uber—that’s what we do day in and day out. We can represent your rights following an Uber-related injury, so please contact us now for a free consultation.