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'We're asking people to do the right thing': Face coverings now mandatory for drivers and passengers in taxis
Drivers of taxis are entitled to refuse carriage to somebody not wearing a face covering under new regulations.
Cost of putting a taxi on the road for newer drivers can be over €26,000 a year, says NTA
The NTA said it regularly monitors the cost of operating a taxi when it undertakes a fare review process.
Poll: Should CCTV be mandatory in all taxis?
Are taxis safe enough – or can more be done?
New reforms for taxi sector announced
The moves include new branding, and a system to enable passengers make sure the appropriate driver is in the vehicle.