Close  

Bela Padilla calls out Grab driver for sharing her address

/ 01:45 PM August 10, 2019
bela padilla

“This can’t possibly be right,” Bela Padilla said of a driver announcing her address via radio.  Image: Instagram/@bela

Bela Padilla aired her disappointment online when she heard a Grab driver disclose her home address via radio.

The actress said on Twitter on Friday, Aug. 9, “Rode grab today and the driver announced on the Grab radio where I live.”

ADVERTISEMENT

She tagged Grab Philippines’ official Twitter handle and said, “This can’t possibly be right.”

The ride-hailing company promptly responded to her tweet to apologize for the incident. “This incident shouldn’t have happened since we value every passenger’s safety and privacy.” It said it would launch an investigation on the matter.

FEATURED STORIES

According to Grab’s guidelines, drivers should respect passengers’ privacy and personal space. It is also advised to “keep two-way radio conversations at a minimum.” They are also instructed not to post passengers’ personal information online and are informed that it is punishable by law.

In January 2018, former adult film star Maria Ozawa called the attention of Uber and Grab drivers for stalking and sharing her number to other men.  /ra

RELATED STORIES:

Bela Padilla clarifies issue on dinner with Bea Alonzo, admits receiving hate messages from Julia Barretto fans

ADVERTISEMENT

Bela Padilla doesn’t mind being 2nd choice as lead in ‘Miracle in Cell No. 7’

Read Next
LATEST STORIES
MOST READ
Follow @NGunoINQ on Twitter
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Bela Padilla, grab, Grab driver, Privacy
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.


© Copyright 1997-2019 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.