Like most states in the US that have rideshare regulations, the laws concerning the insurance and background checks on the drivers are virtually unregulated.
Ride Safe AGAIN pleads with Wisconsin state legislators to improve the current rideshare regulations in the state.
Convicted felons and sex offenders continue to show up operating as Uber and Lyft drivers through out the state and it is no longer a question of ‘If” but “when” the next assault or uninsured wreck will happen.
If you are a Wisconsin resident please contact your state representatives and let them know that rideshare companies should ensure actual insurance and actual background checks. on each driver with proper notification to THE PUBLIC.