House Passes 'Sami's Law,' Bill Named After New Jersey College Student Killed On Fake Uber RideThe bipartisan bill requires ride-sharing firms like Uber and Lyft to match drivers and passengers.
Uber Unveils New Safety Feature In Aftermath Of Murder Of College Student From New JerseyThe feature will be available by the end of the week, Uber said.
'You Have To Take A Step For Your Safety': Rideshare Drivers, Users Praise New Jersey's 'Sami's Law'New Jersey is taking steps to make ridesharing safer, and both drivers and riders approve.
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy Signs ‘Sami’s Law,’ Requiring More ID For RidesharesMurphy signed the legislation Thursday in Robbinsville, the hometown of Samantha "Sami" Josephson.
Samantha Josephson Awarded Posthumous Degree By University Of South CarolinaIn March, Josephson was killed after she got into what she believed was an Uber she ordered.
Uber Rolls Out Feature Urging Riders To 'Check Your Ride' In Wake Of Samantha Josephson's MurderUber will begin to send push alerts reminding riders to check the license plate number, car make and model, and compare the name and photo of the driver who shows up, before getting into a vehicle.
Lyft Stepping Up Safety Measures, Criminal Background Checks On DriversThe heightened security measures come after Samantha Josephson was killed after getting into a vehicle she believed to be her Uber ride.
Hundreds Of Family, Friends Gather At New Jersey Synagogue For Samantha Josephson's FuneralHundreds of people are at the Congregation Beth Chaim for Josephson's funeral, which began at noon.
'He Was A Monster': Grieving Father Of Samantha Josephson Pleads With Mourners To Be Extra Vigilant When Using Ride-Sharing AppsSamantha Josephson was killed Friday after she got into a car she mistakenly thought was her Uber.
Philadelphia Police Offer Ridesharing Safety Tips After Samantha Josephson MurderPhiladelphia police are offering ridesharing safety tips following Samantha Josephson’s murder.
Samantha Josephson Was Killed By 'Multiple Sharp Force Injuries,' Autopsy RevealsAn autopsy revealed that Samantha Josephson of Robbinsville was killed by "multiple sharp force injuries."