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Lyft announces new safety features and programs

Posted at 8:27 AM, May 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-22 11:27:11-04

Lyft has rolled out some new safety features and programs for its passengers and drivers.

The features and programs include rider emergency assistance, sexual harassment training, professionally-administered criminal background and driving record checks for all driver applicants, in-app photos of the driver, and more.

Lyft is also making it easier for riders to find their drivers and reach out to the company if they encounter any problems.