Telangana must show the way to taxi safety
Biju Mathew is the secretary of National Taxi Workers Alliance, New York City, and is on the board of Hyderabad Urban Lab and Lamakaan acheter viagra en pharmacie.
The Telangana government has the historic opportunity to create a progressive regulatory framework for urban transportation sector. To summarize, this framework should address the following eight dimensions: a clear and structural distinction between taxi company and aggregator, a cap on FHVs, vehiclefuel standards, accessibility, insurance, background checks, meter pricing including surge and floor, and finally anti-predatory price fixing.
Cover Image from Anti-Uber protests in Portland by Aaron Parecki (P1020464.JPG) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons