1. Take Lyft.

  2. Ask to see your Uber Drivers License and snap a quick photo of it, text it to a buddy.

  3. Uber in groups, avoid taking an Uber solo at night.

  4. Always hop in the back seat.

  5. Pick a well lit location visible by others for pick up.

  6. Pay attention to where you are going and stay alert.

  7. Be sure to tell someone you took an uber and let them know your itinerary.

  8. Check the Uber driver rating and make sure the vehicle matches the description in the app.

  9. Watch for any suspicious behavior from you driver and trust your gut if something doesn’t feel right.