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Why a Lot of Women Will Be Deleting Uber on April 19th

Uber has simplified public transport and made it convenient for many people to get around in 300 cities worldwide. While the business has thrived, however, one standing criticism was the number of sexual assault claims against Uber drivers.

Uber’s leaked internal data shows that complaint tickets containing the words “sexual assault” total to 6,160, while those that contain “rape” total 5,827 individual tickets. This is a far cry from the “five claims of rape and “fewer than” 170 claims of sexual assault” that the company has previously acknowledged.