Taxi and Limousine Commission
The city is trying to educate municipal drivers using a video with stories of pedestrians mowed down in crosswalks, hit-and-run accident, and a bicyclist killed by a truck.
The city’s Taxi and Limousine Commission is cracking down on illegal taxis at the airports – with cabbies that are allegedly ripping off unsuspecting tourists and that sometimes are not even licensed.
The group of yellow taxi cab garages and medallion owners claims the city’s embrace of Uber has taken millions from their pockets.
New York City cab drivers and other city workers will soon be required to watch a video about pedestrians killed by automobiles as part of the city’s effort to reduce such fatalities.
A cabbie apparently without credentials is suspected of stealing credit card information with a special device.
The Taxi and Limousine Commission said GPS technology has a lot to do with the change.
The Taxi and Limousine Commission announced Tuesday that it has suspended the license of a cab driver accused of throwing a pregnant woman out of his vehicle.
A woman claims the driver’s violent act caused her to deliver her baby five weeks early, and the cabbie remained behind the wheel as of Monday night.
The TLC requires all of its registered vehicles to have working seatbelts, but there’s no state law requiring passengers to wear them.
The Taxi and Limousine Commission has decided to try letting the older cars turn yellow.
A Brooklyn fruit store manager and employee received a public apology from the Taxi and Limousine Commission, after they claimed that they were victimized by overzealous inspectors.
A Brooklyn fruit store manager was claiming Friday that he and an employee were victimized by overzealous inspectors, who deemed their private car an illegal taxi and seized it.
Taxi drivers’ advocates on Wednesday lauded the City Council for passing a bill requiring stickers in cabs warning of the penalties for assaults on drivers.
Driving in New York City can be a bit of an adventure, but the city council could soon consider a bill to help keep at least the cab drivers in check.
There has been so much interest in SheRides from women who want female cabbies that the company is holding off for now on launching the app in New York City.