Uber: What does the background check look at?

A simple guide for solving this common Uber problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

Going back 7 years, the background check looks at: -County courthouse records for every county of residence for the last 7 years
-Federal courthouse records going back 7 years
-The multi-state criminal database going back 7 years
-Motor Vehicle Records
-Social Security Trace
-National Sex Offender Registry

The driving record check looks at the following criteria:
-A minimum of 1 year U.S. licensing history (if under 23 years old, must have at least 3 years licensing history)
-A clean Motor Vehicle Report (MVR) with no more than 3 incidents in the past 3 years
-No DUIs and no reckless driving
-A clean criminal background check with no felonies or misdemeanors involving theft, violence or drugs in a given time frame
-No speeding violations for driving 20 mph or greater over the speed limit in the past 3 years.
-We do not perform a credit check
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Author: BenF • March 10th, 2016

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