As of early 2017, uberX is your Uber ride in Bakersfield California. In this area, Uber drivers give clients rides to and from Meadows Field Airport and all over Bakersfield thousands of times each day. Drivers love that they can work anytime they would like, and passengers enjoy this interesting method of transportation. In the vast majority of rides, the rides are cheap and efficient. However, as with any method of transportation, accidents will happen.

Uber Accidents in Bakersfield CA

Types of accidents involving Uber vehicles could include:

  • Passenger injured while in Uber vehicle
  • Pedestrian hit by Uber vehicle
  • Passengers in car hit by Uber vehicle
  • Uber driver injured in a wreck
  • Uber driver injured by a collision with another vehicle

Auto insurance

Which insurance pays depends on a variety of factors. Uber drivers are covered by Uber’s insurance when transporting passengers , but not covered when the Uber app is off. Passengers in Uber vehicles are covered under Uber’s insurance as well. Uber also has uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage. In some accidents, a driver rear-ends an Uber driver’s car, and their insurance will be liable.

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Bakersfield CA Uber Accident Lawyer

If serious injuries, traumatic injuries or fatalities are involved in any type of motor vehicle accident, contact us today for a free, friendly, confidential consultation.

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