Taxi Group Seeks to Quit Uber, Lyft in New Mexico

A group of taxi and limousine operators has submitted a lawsuit searching for to stop trip-sharing providers from functioning in New Mexico.

The General public Regulation Commission which regulates taxis and limos previously dominated that Lyft and Uber have been in violation of point out regulation. Nevertheless, the two companies have ongoing to run.

Unlike conventional taxi businesses, Lyft and Uber use sensible-telephone programs to hook up people in search of rides with people who have cars.

The president of Yellow Checker Cabs in Albuquerque states the journey-sharing companies don’t have correct insurance coverage and are putting their personal drivers at danger alongside with New Mexico citizens.

The Albuquerque Journal reviews (http://little bit.ly/1spRRjo) that a PRC listening to officer is contemplating whether or not the services violate the state Motor Carrier Act and could draft new policies that may possibly contain the solutions.

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