Breaking News: Accused War Criminal Driving for Uber?!

May 15, 2019 | Crime Alert, Safety Smart

Have you seen this news???!!! An accused Somali war criminal has been driving for Uber and Lyft for the past 18 months in Northern Virginia.

Yusuf Abdi Ali has been working for the companies full time with a 4.89 rating!

How did an accused war criminal get approved to drive when a simple Google search brings up article after article of alleged brutality?

Because there’s a major flaw with standard background checks

That’s why at SafetyPIN we built a better background check especially for the peer-to-peer economy.

No…we’re not working with Uber or Lyft (yet!).

But our deeper, broader background check and our proprietary behavioral review are designed and endorsed by experts to keep you and your family safer…every time you book or swipe.

Learn more below and ask your favorite marketplace app to start using SafetyPIN now!

 

Additional Posts

Babysitting on the side? Earn DOUBLE when you make this one change to your profile.

Sitters with a SafetyPIN badge reported an average of 17.9 jobs, versus sitters not using a SafetyPIN badge reported 8.4 jobs, over the same period of time. The average amount earned across the board for all sitters was $74 per job. In other words, parents booked SafetyPIN sitters TWICE as often as non-SafetyPIN sitters. Learn More.

But is SafetyPIN fair?

"Isn’t SafetyPIN just one more way to discriminate against people?" We get asked that question...a lot. Following George Floyd's death and the spotlight it put on criminal justice in the US, we hear it even more. And we understand why. Black, brown, and lower-income...

Safety Matters: Looking for a nanny or babysitter?

  Before choosing a babysitting app, make sure you know what “background checked” really means?   In this article: Surprising facts about background checks – and why they don’t always mean what you think App-by-app comparison of trust and safety standards...