The constant increase in the number of traffic fatalities is the result of greater number of distracted, inconsiderate drivers on the road. This group is mostly made of people with busy schedules, young drivers and senior drivers. If you fall into any of these groups, or if you for any other reason think you need some extra sense of security, maybe you should consider hiring London chauffeur services to do the driving for you, using your car and thus avoid any stress traffic might cause you or your family members.
Use a Reputable Agency
When hiring London chauffeur services either for yourself, your children or for senior members of your family it is important to use a trusted agency. You can be sure that the professional chauffeur from reputable agency will be a well trained professional. When choosing their employee, the agency checks chauffeur’ background, criminal record and driving record. They are required to take rigorous driving tests, and drug and alcohol tests are administered randomly, whenever the agency wants to verify that their employee is still safe.
Chauffeurs are also required to know the area thoroughly and to make the trip as pleasant as possible for the client, in terms of smooth driving, pleasant atmosphere inside the car, including temperature and music.
Here are some of the necessary requirements that qualify your driver as a professional:
- Knowledge of the area:
A true professional will know the area thoroughly and will take the route that is least crowded and quickest, but also safest to get you to your destination. Also, you will never be bothered by your driver asking you for the directions.
- No use of phone:
You can be sure you’re in safe hands for your chauffeur is totally focused on driving, and is not allowed to use any of the electronic devices while driving.
- Prompt and polite:
The chauffeur will be dresses in a professional; company’s uniform and will arrive to the desired destination on time. Your car will be intact and will be returned in the same condition it was before the provided service.
- Car knowledge:
Professional chauffeur is required to know as much as possible about cars, and should be able to fix any mechanical problem that might occur.