Following ITV's investigation into unlicensed cabs, here's a few tips on how to keep safe after a night out:
- Plan ahead - make sure you know how you're getting home before you go out.
- Book in advance - Pre-booking a taxi will avoid last-minute desperate decisions.
- Find out the price - Get a quote for the cab fair.
- Get the vehicle details - Ask for the vehicle make and model when booking a taxi.
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