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Taxi service work: 5 facts you didn't know about

Taxi service work: 5 facts you didn't know about

If you ask a question among people about how, in their opinion, taxi services work, then the overall picture will be rather ambiguous and vague. The thing is that on the basis of a certain experience, people form their opinion in different ways, for some it is loyal and plausible, for others, on the contrary, they believe that a taxi is a real chaos, which misleads many other interested people.

Moreover, we all understand that it is quite easy to evaluate from the outside, without delving into internal processes at all. However, this opinion is often too far from the truth. We invite you to delve into the activities of the taxi service in order to base your opinion on real facts that were previously inaccessible to you.

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Functioning of the service and algorithm of work

It is important to understand that being a taxi driver is a rather difficult and dangerous profession. Working within the framework of the taxi service allows the driver to get safer and more comfortable working conditions: location tracking, the ability to report and prevent non-standard situations, a stable flow of orders, as well as additional bonuses are provided.

Working in a taxi service, the driver does this on his own behalf. At the same time, a kind of agreement is concluded between the two parties (a potential driver and service representatives), which provides for obtaining information about orders for the driver, and charging a certain percentage of the commission from each order for the service.

When working in a taxi service, the driver is given:

  • car rental document;
  • transportation license;
  • identification marks from the service (branded checkers, stickers, etc.);
  • necessary additional equipment.

Core Processes

The work of taxi service drivers is based on the functioning of information and dispatching representatives, who, in turn, divide cities into sectors for the convenience of fulfilling orders. In many ways, this is why the taxi delivery takes place in a matter of minutes. The point is that each driver often chooses a certain sector and registers in it. The busiest hours of operation are in the morning and evening.

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Black or white

This fact speaks of the so-called lists, which can include both drivers and customers. The reasons why they can get there are mainly due to extraordinary situations associated with behavioral attributes. An example would be when a client calls multiple machines at the same time.

Main concept

Taxi service is a specific and extremely controversial structure in the eyes of many people. However, the high demand and relevance of such services form the main direction of the service. So, based on the reflection of a particular society, service representatives create an offer that meets specific needs. For example, SHARK Taxi not only provides taxi services in their classical sense, but also does it based on different car classes and offers additional services related to the transport segment.

Driver portrait

Another fact worth highlighting is the implausibility of the totally ingrained stereotype about taxi drivers. Many people, one way or another, have heard or expressed the opinion that most drivers can behave extremely unprofessionally, not respond to customer requests, behave inappropriately, etc. It is quite difficult to argue with this opinion, since many people say this based solely on personal experience. However, it is important to understand that everything directly depends on the chosen taxi service.

SHARK Taxi conducts driver checks, working as part of the service, so you are unlikely to encounter a rude, irresponsible and immoral driver. We recommend ordering a taxi in services, in the reliability of which you are completely sure.

Knowing more about the work of the taxi service, from now on you will be able to reasonably build your personal opinion about it and even recommend it to your friends.

17.03.2022