Brentwood Borough Council Licensing - Taxis and Minicabs - Coronavirus Safety Tips for...

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Coronavirus Safety Tips for Drivers

Taxi and Private Hire Vehicle Drivers

Be alert and assess the risks

  • Think about your vehicle and your customers and how you can reduce the risks
  • Consider installing a screen as these may be beneficial (check with your local licensing team)

Maintain hygiene

  • Regularly apply hand sanitiser or wash your hands for at least 20 seconds using soap and water
  • Keep your vehicle clean and clean your driving area regularly including your steering wheel
  • Clean surfaces you or others touch after every fare
  • Wear a face covering - the kind you can easily make at home

Waiting for fares

  • Remain in your car wherever possible
  • (Out of your vehicle) keep your distance from people outside your household

Get tested

  • As an essential worker you can get tested for COVID-19
  • See government guidance on how to self refer for a test

Stay healthy

  • Your health matters
  • Follow the five steps to mental wellbeing - www.nhs.uk

For more information: www.gov.uk

 

Breadcrumb, my location

Coronavirus Safety Tips for Drivers

Taxi and Private Hire Vehicle Drivers

Be alert and assess the risks

  • Think about your vehicle and your customers and how you can reduce the risks
  • Consider installing a screen as these may be beneficial (check with your local licensing team)

Maintain hygiene

  • Regularly apply hand sanitiser or wash your hands for at least 20 seconds using soap and water
  • Keep your vehicle clean and clean your driving area regularly including your steering wheel
  • Clean surfaces you or others touch after every fare
  • Wear a face covering - the kind you can easily make at home

Waiting for fares

  • Remain in your car wherever possible
  • (Out of your vehicle) keep your distance from people outside your household

Get tested

  • As an essential worker you can get tested for COVID-19
  • See government guidance on how to self refer for a test

Stay healthy

  • Your health matters
  • Follow the five steps to mental wellbeing - www.nhs.uk

For more information: www.gov.uk