This morning at 8.00am the Government released its response to the 34 recommendations as put forward by the Task and Finish group on taxi and PHV licensing.
To summarise, the response focuses on three key measures recommended to achieve a safe service for passengers:-
A full copy of the Government response, along with draft Statutory Guidance consultation document, is available NOW. Click PDF links below:
A petition calling for Erewash cabbies to be allowed to have fully-tinted windows in their taxis has been rejected over fears that vehicles could be used to enable the abuse of vulnerable children and adults.