Uber Sexual Assault

Ventura Law is committed to advocating for the rights and well-being of individuals who have been sexually assault by Uber and Lyft drivers.  We acknowledge the profound impact these incidents have on victims. Our dedicated legal team offers comprehensive knowledge and support to help victims navigate the complexities of litigation against these rideshare companies.

Rideshare Sexual Assault Prevalence

Sexual assaults within rideshare platforms are alarmingly common. Reports suggest that between 2017 and 2020, nearly 10,000 sexual assaults were reported to Uber alone. These numbers indicate a systemic problem within these companies’ operations, underscoring the urgent need for enhanced safety measures and accountability within the rideshare industry​​.

How Rideshare Companies Fail to Protect Passengers?

Criticism has been directed at rideshare companies for their failure to conduct proper background checks on drivers and institute additional safety measures. These shortcomings have exposed passengers to significant risks as evidenced by the thousands of reported incidents of sexual misconduct.

What to Do If Your Uber Driver Sexually Assaulted You?

Victims of rideshare sexual assault are encouraged to seek immediate medical attention, report the incident to the police, and otherwise document all relevant details of the encounter with the driver. Additionally, consulting with a skilled legal professional who specializes in rideshare sexual assault cases can help you thoroughly explore your legal options​​.

Types of Damages Available in an Uber Sexual Assault Lawsuit

Victims may be entitled to compensation for medical expenses, pain and suffering, lost wages, and other economic losses related to the injury. The aim is to hold rideshare companies accountable and provide financial relief to survivors of sexual assault​​.

Who Can File an Uber Assault Lawsuit?

Anyone who was sexually assaulted by a rideshare driver who can demonstrate that the harm suffered resulted from the rideshare company’s negligence may be eligible to file a lawsuit. This includes passengers who experienced any form of sexual misconduct by their driver​​.

How Can a Ventura Law Rideshare Sexual Assault Lawyer Help You?

Ventura Law provides expert legal representation, leveraging our extensive experience in rideshare sexual assault cases to advocate for your rights.  Our experienced legal team protects survivors’ rights and advocates for their compensation and recovery. We handle the legal complexities, allowing you to focus on your recovery.  Our team works on a contingency fee basis, meaning you pay no fees unless we win your case.​

If you or someone you know has been affected by sexual assault as a rideshare passenger, Ventura Law is ready to stand by your side. We are here to provide a free consultation and support you every step of the way. Contact Ventura Law today to learn how we can assist you in this challenging time.