Requirements for taxi drivers in Baku, tightened, ONA reports.
This is reflected at the relevant document of the Cabinet of Ministers on the requirements for buses and taxis used in passenger transportation, their drivers, carriers carrying passenger transportation, transport exchange centers, bus stops and taxi stands in Baku.
According to the requirements, taxi drivers should have B and BE driving lisence category, their age should not be less than 21, they should be owners of cars for at least two years. To provide services on the territory of the international airport, taxi drivers must have a work experience in a taxi for at least two years.
Drivers should pass a medical examination before going on a driving, have all the documents in their hands, look neat, be sure that the car they are driving has passed a technical inspection.
Taxi drivers who serve the international airport should wear special uniform and should be able to speak in English, as well as to be re-trained in connection with the specifics of passenger transportation.