Uber, Goober, You Have to Be Nuts !

I met an Uber driver today who was driving a black Toyota Prius. The car was dirty and a little scuffed up. The Uber logo was displayed in the passenger side of the windshield. The driver was a 63 year old disabled carpenter with less than two weeks of experience ! He was dressed in a […]

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UBER UBER Everywhere !

Egad, friends ! There are now officially more lawsuits against UBER that I can count.  Why do the consumers flock to this company for service ? Because in many cases they have a complete business advantage over other companies because flagrant flouting of the law. A customer of mine was in New York at the […]

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UBER is in the news !

UBER, the scourge and malignant tumor that threatens both the taxi and limousine industry has individual drivers that have developed some mighty predatory techniques. All over San Francisco Airport the drivers bare parked illegally alongside the entrance ramps, breakdown lanes, cell phone areas and let’s not forget on the actual curbs attempting to entice passengers […]

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Using Your Turn Signal

Something very serious has happened to our newest generation of drivers. They do not signal when they change lanes or make turns. On top of that they do not look before executing their maneuver ! This produces terrible and tragic accidents. After two million miles of commercial professional driving I estimate 50 % have forgotten […]

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Why Limo Drivers Drive So Slowly

The best person I ever met in the Limo business explained to me that you want to drive the car like you have a glass of champagne on the back seat and you do not want to spill a single drop. I am inclined to agree with that statement. If you want to consider yourself […]

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The death knell of UBER

Egad friends, UBER is in the news. It turns out one of their drivers ran over a 6 year old kid. According to UBER the driver was not out on an UBER call. This will prove to be very interesting as UBER in every way is a taxicab service. That is like saying a yellow […]

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Holiday Drivers

Around the holidays half the drivers out there are drunk and the other half are fiddling with their cell phones ! Here is what to look for: If you see the driver going about 20 miles per hour under the limit, he is probably distracted by his cell phone. These roving blockades are a real […]

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Limo Fever

On the open highway, other motorists are fascinated with limousines as well as very inconsiderate around them. They will drive alongside the limousine, peering in at the chauffeur and craning their necks for a possible glimpse of the passengers. This all creates distraction and more than once has there been a near collision as the […]

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Chauffeuring in Palo Alto

Palo Alto California boasts a great university, great restaurants, great shopping and wonderful neighborhoods. Palo Alto schools are famous statewide for high academic standards. The Spanish founders has a sense of humor when they gave Palo Alto it’s name. a tall tree with almost no branches sticks straight up in the sky. This tall stick […]

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Chauffeuring at Stanford University

Stanford University has the highest academic standards of any university on the west coast. In a recent college publication Stanford University ranked number one in business, number three in Physics and engineering and number three in law. The Stanford university faculty lived predominately on campus or in Palo Alto. The school is named after Leland […]

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