WEYMOUTH (CBS) – A Weymouth woman is suing Uber, claiming she was assaulted by a driver in April 2018.
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Police arrested the man, but investigators say after he posted bond, he flew to Ghana and has not returned.READ MORE: Mac Jones Signals For First Down -- Despite Being Three Yards Short
The lawsuit accuses Uber of using lax hiring and security screening standards. It was filed in district court in April, but was moved to federal court this week.MORE NEWS: Seekonk Break-In Suspect Dead After Crash And Shootout With Police, DA Says
In December, Uber released a safety report revealing 5,981 incidents of sexual assault.