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Driving in Winter | Top Tips To Keep You Safe

As a PCO driver, you’ll probably be used to driving your PCO car in all sorts of conditions (especially the rain in London!). You’ll also know that you’ll need to be ready for winter, as it’s very different from driving READ MORE



PCO Drivers: How To Find More Jobs

PCO drivers will have noticed that the private hire industry has become more competitive than ever before, which means it’s important to keep one step ahead of the game to find jobs.  Here at Otto Car we’ve teamed up with our READ MORE



Insurance Renewal Documentation | How To Upload To Uber

It’s that time of the year to upload your new docs to Uber. Once you’ve received your email with your insurance certificate and insurance permission letter, you’ll need to save these onto your device (or laptop). You’ll then need to READ MORE



What To Do If You Get Into An Accident

Driving on the road most of the day or night in the private hire industry  makes you more at risk of being in an accident. If you’ve ever been in a car accident before, you’ll know it can be a READ MORE



Otto Car Statement | Uber Licence

On Friday 22nd September, Transport for London (TfL) stated that it would not be renewing Uber’s licence in the capital. This news has come as a surprise to the private hire community. Here at Otto Car we wanted to be READ MORE



Uber moves towards hybrid and electric PCO cars in London

Uber have made a significant stride towards helping tackle London’s air pollution problem by banning all  diesel PCO cars from 2020. This means all PCO cars on the Uber platform must be hybrid or fully electric. This statement shows Uber’s READ MORE



Safe Driving Guidelines For Drivers

Keeping our drivers and their passengers safe is the number one priority here at Otto Car.  To drive up standards and improve safety  we brought in two experienced driving instructors to the Otto Team last year. Chris and Shoyab assess READ MORE



Bank Junction Access

Here at Otto Car, we’re always keeping an eye out on the roads to help PCO drivers avoid any nasty penalty charge notices (PCN’s). A month ago we advised PCO drivers that some experimental traffic changes were coming to Bank READ MORE



Uber driver improvements

As the private hire industry changes, so does the way an Uber driver works. Over the last few months Uber have been listening to their drivers about how to improve it’s app and features. We’re excited to share Uber’s latest updates READ MORE



The Benefits To Joining The Otto Family

Over the last few years there has been an explosion in the number of PCO car rental companies, and with so many to choose from it can become quite a confusing task choosing the right one. Otto Car have spent the READ MORE

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