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Collective Health Partners With Uber Health

Collective Health, the San Mateo-based healthcare platform, recently announced it is a launch partner with Uber Health. The company is piloting the integration of Uber Health’s services into The Collective Health Platform,…

Every Uber Trip Now Insured

Uber announced it has now partnered with select insurers to protect every rideshare trip throughout the US .     As of March 1, James River and Progressive, along with…

Allstate and Uber Team Up to Protect Riders and Drivers

The right insurance protection is key, whether you’re a ridesharing passenger catching a ride or a driver using your car to offer rides. Allstate is partnering with Uber to protect…

Introducing Uber Health

Uber, the ridesharing company, is launching a new service called Uber Health (API included) to allow healthcare organizations to provide transportation for patients.     Features include: Flexible ride scheduling for…

Uber Sells US Auto Leasing Business to Insurance Agency & PaaS Company

According to the WSJ, Uber is selling its US auto-leasing business Xchange Leasing to Fair.com, a mobile-first initiative that allows users to shop for cars using their mobile device. BTW, Fair…

Uber Offers Phone Insurance via Credit Card, Trov via Web

Yesterday Uber introduced the Uber Visa Card, a no-annual-fee credit card designed specifically with Uber riders in mind. With the card, users can earn rewards for their purchases, and those rewards stack up…

Uber Partners with AXA to Offer Drivers Coverage in France

Uber has partnered with AXA to offer free accident coverage to drivers in France . The benefits package announced on Tuesday is similar to schemes announced in other countries –…

Uber to offer benefits package to UK drivers

Uber drivers who have completed at least 500 Uber journeys can pay £2 a week, or £104 a year, for a benefits package, which covers them if they’re sick, injured or on…

Uber collaborates with AXA Mansard to protect riders

Uber announced its collaboration with Lagos-based AXA Mansard to provide coverage to Uber riders for accidental death, permanent total and partial disabilities and accidental medical expenses during any trip with Uber. “The…

A word with Uber CEO Travis Kalanick

“India will be the last one to get autonomous cars!” – Uber CEO Travis Kalanick from India, where he announced his plans to launch a motorbike-sharing service called UberMoto. Speaking of Uber, voice…

Farmers expands ridesharing coverage to 28th state; potential catch spotted

Farmers is now offering ridesharing coverager to Uber, Lyft and the likes, in Oregon. Recall who’s offering what coverage, where, below. Here’s to the fun part. CX. Farmers added a question…

Meet Circulation

Think: a new vision for non‑emergency medical transportation powered by Uber’s software to allow hospitals to request Uber vehicles for patients who need help getting to and from appointments. Founded by…

Uber – UK vs.US

Uber drivers in London are required to carry commercial insurance, whereas in US, ride-sharing coverage typically takes the form of an endorsement. According to Uber, this ruling could translate to…

A word on Uber

“Uber is dead in 5 years” – Senior Strategic Partnership Manager at Red Hat, Eric Blaufarb, suggests fully autonomous vehicles will be the end of Uber. Here’s his logic. Google, Apple and Tesla are in…

On-demand

Uber China, which is now valued at $7 billion, compared to a $16 billion valuation of its main rival Didi Kuaidi, raised new funds. Reports suggest that China Life Insurance is one of many investors….