Hildebrand & Wilson, LLP
Rideshare services like Uber and Lyft have undoubtedly changed the way people get around. Many people use this service as a safe alternative when they don’t have a car or are unable to drive themselves (for example, if they’ve been drinking). But is this really a safer choice? A recent study done through the University of Chicago found that fatal car accidents increased 2% to 3% in cities where rideshare companies were operating.