If you are involved in an accident and if you are able, please make a note of the vehicle type and registration together with the licence number of the taxi which should be displayed prominently for you to see. Accidents in a taxi , like passenger claims can be relatively straight forward given that it cannot be your fault and most insurers will settle a passenger claim even before liability for the actual accident has been established.
Hackney cabs can be hailed from the street. NEVER get into a private taxi unless you have pre booked it because the driver will not be insured. It doesn’t mean you cannot make a claim but it will be more complicated and you don’t need the additional aggravation.
We have decades of experience in dealing with injury claims arising from any scenario and our lawyers are member of APIL (Association of Personal Injury Lawyers). We deal with the following accident claims: