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Uber, Lyft suspend driver for live-streaming rides

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Published : Jul 23, 2018, 4:29 pm IST
Updated : Jul 23, 2018, 4:29 pm IST

He captured interactions with passengers, including children, and those who appeared drunk.

Ride-sharing services Uber and Lyft have suspended driver, Jason Gargac, who secretly live-streamed all of his 700 rides on Amazon's Twitch. (Photo: AP)
 Ride-sharing services Uber and Lyft have suspended driver, Jason Gargac, who secretly live-streamed all of his 700 rides on Amazon's Twitch. (Photo: AP)

California: Ride-sharing services Uber and Lyft have suspended driver, Jason Gargac, who secretly live-streamed all of his 700 rides on Amazon's Twitch.

He captured interactions with passengers, including children, and those who appeared drunk, Quartz reported.

 

While it is not uncommon for the drivers to film their passengers for safety reasons against false accusations and bad reviews, both Uber and Lyft felt the driver crossed the line by invading privacy and have suspended him.

Tags: uber app, lyft, cab driver, twitch
Location: United States, California