FOI request detail

TfL Advice to Taxi Drivers regarding occupational dangers from emissions

Request ID: FOI-1933-2223
Date published: 01 December 2022

You asked

As a qualification body & regulator of the London Taxi trade, has TFL ever provided advice, guidance or training for taxi drivers of the occupational dangers to their health, due to toxic harmful exhaust and diesel emissions either by written communication or trade focused information campaigns?

We answered

Our Ref:         FOI-1933-2223

Thank you for your request received on 8 November 2022 asking for information about advice given to taxi drivers regarding harmful emissions.

Your request has been considered in accordance with the requirements of the Freedom of Information Act and our information access policy.

We do not hold the information you have requested. TfL is the licensing authority and regulator for taxi and private hire services in London.

TfL publishes general information regarding air quality on its website, as does the Department for Transport, that you may find useful:

https://tfl.gov.uk/corporate/about-tfl/air-quality
https://tfl.gov.uk/info-for/taxis-and-private-hire/licensing/existing-licensee#on-this-page-10
https://www.gov.uk/transport/road-transport-and-the-environment

If this is not the information you are looking for please feel free to contact me.

Please see the attached information sheet for details of your right to appeal.

Yours sincerely

Gemma Jacob
Senior FOI Case Officer
FOI Case Management Team
General Counsel
Transport for London

[email protected]

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