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Array ( [ignore_sticky_posts] => 1 [paged] => 1 [post_type] => post [post_status] => publish [posts_per_page] => 12 [orderby] => date [order] => DESC [cat] => 499 ) Announcing Launch Of New Safety Features In Canada For Dashers

Announcing Launch Of New Safety Features In Canada For Dashers

We care deeply about the safety and experience of Dashers who choose DoorDash because it is a flexible and easy way to earn supplemental income. We are always looking for ways to help make dashing even safer and ensure Dashers can get help quickly and easily in the rare event that something goes wrong.  Today, […]

Canada Dasher Safety
How We’re Making Dashing Even Safer

How We’re Making Dashing Even Safer

We’re sharing an update on how we’re making dashing even safer with the launch of five new safety features. 

Dasher Policy Safety
DoorDash Activates Severe Weather Protocol due to Hurricane Ian

DoorDash Activates Severe Weather Protocol due to Hurricane Ian

Today, we have activated our Severe Weather Protocol and suspended operations across large parts of Florida. 

Community Safety
DoorDash Launches Industry-Leading Safety Features for Alcohol Delivery

DoorDash Launches Industry-Leading Safety Features for Alcohol Delivery

DoorDash today announced it is rolling out new industry-leading safety features for alcohol delivery in the United States.

Consumer Policy Safety
Strengthening Our Support For Dashers In New York

Strengthening Our Support For Dashers In New York

Last year, we brought together our first New York Dasher Advisory Group, dedicated to amplifying the voices of Dashers in the Empire State and empowering them to advise on key issues, act as a sounding board for ideas, and shape DoorDash’s future by testing new product features. As part of these meetings, we received feedback […]

Dasher Policy Safety
DoorDash and Transport Workers Union sign charter of principles to ensure safety and fairness for gig workers in Australia

DoorDash and Transport Workers Union sign charter of principles to ensure safety and fairness for gig workers in Australia

DoorDash launched in Australia in 2019, just a matter of months before COVID-19 completely transformed our way of life. Communities have increasingly relied on platforms like DoorDash to safely and reliably access everything from a warm meal to grocery items and essential goods. We also saw how important it was for people to be able […]

International Safety
DoorDash and League of American Bicyclists Release New Safety Videos to Keep Bike-Based Dashers Safe on the Road

DoorDash and League of American Bicyclists Release New Safety Videos to Keep Bike-Based Dashers Safe on the Road

League of American Bicyclists and DoorDash joined forces last year to advocate for safer streets and provide Dashers and other road users the information they need to keep themselves and others safe DoorDash, in partnership with the League of American Bicyclists, today released a series of new videos to help keep Dashers and other road […]

Dasher Policy Safety
DoorDash Announces First-Ever Washington State Dasher Advisory Group

DoorDash Announces First-Ever Washington State Dasher Advisory Group

Dashers play a critical role across the Evergreen State, connecting customers to the best in their neighborhoods, including essential items, groceries, and meals. As part of our commitment to empower and learn from Dashers, we’ve established localized Dasher Advisory Groups to better understand the experiences of Dashers in the communities they live and work in. […]

Community Dasher Safety
DoorDash and leading cycling safety charity Amy Gillett Foundation partner to enhance Dasher safety across Australia

DoorDash and leading cycling safety charity Amy Gillett Foundation partner to enhance Dasher safety across Australia

DoorDash launched in Australia two years ago with a mission to empower local economies. Today, we are proud to provide earnings opportunities to more than 40,000 Dashers and partner with 26,000 merchants, reaching over 80 percent of the Australian population. Aussies have embraced DoorDash with open arms. Over the last year, communities have increasingly relied […]

Dasher International Safety
DoorDash Partners with League of American Bicyclists To Support Safe, Bicycle Friendly Roads Across the United States

DoorDash Partners with League of American Bicyclists To Support Safe, Bicycle Friendly Roads Across the United States

League of American Bicyclists and DoorDash to jointly advocate for policies that make streets safer and more sustainable, as well as produce educational resources for bike-based Dashers and Dashers who share the road with cyclists. Dashers play a critical role in our communities, connecting customers to the best in their neighborhoods, including essential items, groceries, […]

Dasher Get the Facts Policy Safety
DoorDash Launches SafeDash™: New technology for Dasher Safety and Peace of Mind

DoorDash Launches SafeDash™: New technology for Dasher Safety and Peace of Mind

Safety is extremely important to us, which is why we continue to invest in products, policies, and partnerships that enable us to lead the industry while better serving all members of our community. In 2019, DoorDash became the first in the industry to offer occupational accident insurance at no cost to Dashers and with no-opt-in […]

Dasher Safety
DoorDash Partners with National Association of Women Law Enforcement Executives (NAWLEE) to Provide Dashers with New Safety Education, Tools, and Resources

DoorDash Partners with National Association of Women Law Enforcement Executives (NAWLEE) to Provide Dashers with New Safety Education, Tools, and Resources

NAWLEE to host webinars, produce written safety materials for Dashers, advise on product initiatives, and advocate for public policies that prioritize Dasher safety  DoorDash takes the safety of our community extremely seriously, and we work hard every day to keep Dashers safe while they are delivering the meals and other essentials we’ve come to rely […]

Dasher Get the Facts Policy Safety