EXCLUSIVE: NYC drivers’ group calls on Uber to make tipping easier

July 12, 2016

 

Uber is getting a tip from its drivers’ group: Make it easier for passengers to tip.

The Independent Drivers Guild, which represents Uber’s 35,000 drivers in the city, is calling on the famously anti-tipping e-hail company to let passengers pay a gratuity through the company’s app instead of digging for cash at the end of a trip.

In the meantime, the guild is helping drivers get the word out that it’s OK to pay extra for good service by providing stickers that say, “Tips for service are appreciated!”

The guild is also launching a social media campaign and petition drive to show Uber that passengers will still use the service even if tipping becomes a part of the experience, said Jim Conigliaro, founder of the guild, which was created in May. For more on the story : Click here

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