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Big fines now for cabbies who don’t play fair

ALL TAXI and private hire vehicle drivers face a fine of up to £1,000 if they refuse to accept wheelchair-users, try to charge them extra, or fail to provide them with appropriate assistance.

Taxis: Fair play after 20 years for wheelchair users

TAXI drivers will no longer be able to refuse to accept wheelchair-users – or charge them extra for a journey.

Deaf people refused access to stores and taxis

THE majority of deaf people who use hearing dogs to get out and about have been refused access to shops and restaurants. And one-in-six have been shunned by taxi drivers.