Taxi and Private Hire Trade (9)

Questions to the Mayor of London – answered on 3rd October 2019.

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Photo of David Kurten David Kurten Brexit Alliance

What measures has the Mayor taken to address increases in sexual assaults and road traffic accidents in the private hire trade that were not put in place by the previous Mayor?

Photo of Sadiq Khan Sadiq Khan Mayor of London

Since the beginning of my term as Mayor, the following measures have been put in place:

Other multi-skilled on-street operational staff within the Compliance, Policing and On-Street enforcement (CPOS) directorate support taxi and private hire work. TfL works closely with the MPS’s Taxi and Private Hire Policing Team on a number of joint operations, including deployments with TPHCOs, road-side stop operations and identifying taxi touts and licensed drivers carrying out illegal activities outside their licence conditions.