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TfL launches consultation to further improve safety for private hire passengers

TfL press release Consultation seeks views on better signage in private hire vehicles and enhancements to background checks for applicants Views sought on an advanced driving test that would boost passenger safety Proposals build on previous regulatory changes that have driven up standards across the industry Transport for London (TfL) has today (26 March) launched […]

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Tools For The Trade

A personal view of the current state of the London taxi trade from Peter Bond For any trade to continue and prosper it needs two essential, fundamental ingredients: tools of the trade renewed and modernised, and the workforce replaced when the incumbents leave or retire. TfL have overseen a drastic reduction in the numbers of […]

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Uber lodges appeal over London ban

Uber has filed an appeal against the decision by London authorities to deny it a licence to operate in London. Last month, Transport for London (TfL) refused Uber a new private hire licence, saying the ride-hailing firm was not fit and proper. TfL said it took the decision on the grounds of “public safety and […]

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