Uber has discharged another element called PIN planning to merge the security of the two travelers and drivers. PIN is a 4 digit code that enables the two riders and drivers to confirm each other before beginning the excursion. For the time being, the most recent discharge will be accessible just in the United States and Canada. Be that as it may, as indicated by Uber, the component will before long be made accessible to each of the 85 nations with Uber inclusion, including Pakistan.
Uber began taking a shot at PIN following a 21-year-old young lady got executed when she boarded a vehicle erroneously thinking it was a Uber in Columbia, South Carolina. On 29th March a year ago, Samantha Josephson of North Carolina, called a Uber at 2 AM. Samantha bounced into a dark Chevrolet Impala with Nathaniel David Rowland at the driving seat. Rowland seized and slaughtered Samantha. Columbia Police discovered her body in a field 90 miles from Columbia.
After the grisly homicide of Samantha, people in general requested enactment requiring extra wellbeing prerequisites for Uber clients. In association with Samantha’s homicide, North Carolina passed enactment convincing the ride-hailing administration to present additional wellbeing measures.
With the new element, Uber will send a 4-digit pin code to the rider that they can impart to the drivers to check they are venturing into the correct vehicle. When the PIN is confirmed, the ride can be begun.
How it functions
Uber lets clients choose to either turn on the PIN highlight or not. Once empowered, each reserved outing will be relegated a remarkable 4 digit PIN. The traveler would impart the PIN to the driver. Prior to beginning the ride, the driver will be approached to enter the PIN gave by the traveler. When the driver enters the PIN, the rider will get an affirmation and the ride will be permitted to continue.