Bill to introduce licensing of pedicabs in London

Bill to introduce licensing of pedicabs in London

FollowFollowFollowFollow MP for the Cities of London and Westminster, Nickie Aiken, is to introduce a 10-minute rule bill in an attempt to introduce the regulation of pedicabs in London.  The 10-minute rule debate has been scheduled on April 21st when Parliament...
DfT issue Covid-19 advice for taxi/PH trade

DfT issue Covid-19 advice for taxi/PH trade

FollowFollowFollowFollow The Department for Transport has written to licensing authorities with advice and information for the licensed taxi and private hire trade. Guidance for staff in the transport sector The Department for Transport and Public Health England has...
Ride-hailing linked to more accidents – study finds

Ride-hailing linked to more accidents – study finds

FollowFollowFollowFollow Researchers have found that ride-hailing trips increase the number of crashes at pick-up and drop-off locations.  Reported by Intelligent Transport, ride-hailing trips, such as those offered through Uber and Lyft, increase the number of...
Clean Air Zones delayed to 2021

Clean Air Zones delayed to 2021

FollowFollowFollowFollow DEFRA has decided to review the timetable for implementing Clean Air Zones (CAZs) amidst the current Covid-19 outbreak.  DEFRA’s Joint Air Quality Unit is reported to have written to all stating:  We are writing to all of our stakeholders to...
Future of Transport Regulatory Review – Call for Evidence

Future of Transport Regulatory Review – Call for Evidence

FollowFollowFollowFollow The Department for Transport (DfT) has issued a call for evidence to support its Future of Transport Regulatory Review.  Are there opportunities for the taxi or private hire trade?  The call for evidence seeks views and evidence from all those...