Public Utilities Commission

Uber May Face Fine Over Handling of Drunk-Driving Complaints

California regulators have recommended that Uber be fined $1.13 million for failing to investigate and/or suspend drivers who are reported by a passenger to be intoxicated. The state requires ride-hailing companies to have a zero-tolerance policy for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. The order by regulators with the state Public Utilities Commission says investigators “found no evidence…