Transport for London (TfL) is providing 1.5 million face masks and 30,000 bottles of Dettol hand sanitiser to the taxi and private hire industry.
Leeds City Council is allowing taxi and private hire drivers to install temporary safety screens in vehicles in response to the Covid-19 emergency.
Sprint Power has been awarded funding from the UK government to develop wireless charging modules for taxis.
A survey of Addison Lee clients reveals that 80% will review policies around how employees get to and from work, with 90% citing safety as their priority.
A cross-continental coalition of non-governmental organisations (NGOs) is asking the taxi and ride sharing industry to commit to switching to 100% "clean rides" by 2025.