Is it safe for kids to use ridesharing services like Uber and Lyft?

More and more teenagers are using apps to hail a ride somewhere. There are some precautions parents should take if they allow this. Moms and dads should be educated on how it all works and ways to ensure their kids stay safe.

Amy Iverson is a graduate of the University of Utah. She has worked as a broadcast journalist in Dallas, Seattle, Italy and Salt Lake City. Amy, her husband, and three kids live in Summit County, Utah. Contact Amy on