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Tag: Coronavirus

Driving Uber in Post-Lockdown UK
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Driving Uber in Post-Lockdown UK

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected our everyday lives. Unprecedented shifts in rider behaviour have further impacted the lives of rideshare drivers. The hustle and bustle of ‘normality’ in cities like London, Birmingham and Manchester changed, beginning to dramatically decline in early March (Citymapper Mobility Index).  We take a look at the challenges you’ve faced as...

How Uber Drivers Can Protect Their Mental Health During Lockdowns
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How Uber Drivers Can Protect Their Mental Health During Lockdowns

Mental health is an incredibly important topic for everyone, now more than ever. As an Uber driver, there are many ways you can help to protect your physical health from coronavirus, including wearing a face covering and frequently deep cleaning your vehicle. However, it’s important not to forget about protecting your mental health too. Local...

Returning to Work as an Uber Driver After The  Coronavirus Pandemic
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Returning to Work as an Uber Driver After The Coronavirus Pandemic

The decision of returning to work after taking a break due to the COVID-19 pandemic requires careful consideration. Of course, above all, you need to ensure you’re as safe as possible. You can find useful information on our blog regarding face coverings, cleaning your car, delivery work options, and links from your trusted sources.  If...

Uber Drivers, Coronavirus & Delivery Work: Your Options
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Uber Drivers, Coronavirus & Delivery Work: Your Options

TLC Drivers have been hit hard by the Coronavirus pandemic. As New Yorkers were asked to ‘Stay Home’, the rideshare industry saw a dramatic decline in demand. With all but essential businesses allowed to keep trading and only necessary trips to be taken, FHV drivers have seen their earnings plummet. But, they too can still...

Coronavirus Lockdown: An Uber Driver’s Experience
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Coronavirus Lockdown: An Uber Driver’s Experience

Prior to the Coronavirus outbreak, INSHUR customer Paulo had been a Private Hire Driver with Uber for 3 years. As a Dad of two, he loves how flexible his job allows him to be. Like many rideshare drivers, Paulo also enjoys the social side – meeting people and seeing places that he didn’t think he...

Delivery Work And Coronavirus: Uber Drivers Have Their Say
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Delivery Work And Coronavirus: Uber Drivers Have Their Say

The Coronavirus outbreak has caused taxi ridership to significantly decrease, leaving many Private Hire drivers looking for other ways to make money. Food delivery and courier services have become increasingly popular, and can be a good way to stay on the road and keep earning.  We spoke to some INSHUR customers to find out what...

Things an Uber driver can do in self-isolation during the Coronavirus pandemic
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Things an Uber driver can do in self-isolation during the Coronavirus pandemic

If you’re not already in self-isolation, you’ll be practising some pretty strict social distancing during the Coronavirus outbreak. We understand it’s a really hard time to be an Uber driver and whether or not to continue working is not a straightforward decision like it is for many other industries but if you have decided to...

Coronavirus Resources For TLC Drivers
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Coronavirus Resources For TLC Drivers

During the Coronavirus pandemic, we understand that TLC drivers in New York have been greatly affected. In this blog, you can find links to the various resources available to you from INSHUR. Your Insurance Options Click here to read the options available to you in relation to your TLC insurance. These include: — Change coverage...