21 Apr '15, 6pm

Have a look at this Private Hire Forum, it is being re-activated. Come join in on the discussions!

Have a look at this Private Hire Forum, it is being re-activated. Come join in on the discussions!

Driver safety and the CCTV camera saga Over the last few weeks we have been asked to support a motion by members of the hack trade in glasgow to allow drivers and operators to install CCTV into Taxi and Private Hire vehicles licensed by Glasgow City Council. As most of you would agree our cars are out workplaces and we should have the right to install CCTV systems for our own and the publics protection. Unfortunatley initial enquiries made by those behind this matter have been rebuffed by Glasgow City Council as far as being told that any vehicle presented for its 6 monthly inspection with a CCTV system installed will be failed and of the system is not removed the plates will be taken off the vehicle. The right for operators and drivers to have the choice to improve the safety of their working environment and have the choice to install CCTV is something we strongly believe...

Full article: http://thephda.co.uk/

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