Equalities watchdog to investigate white drivers policy of Rochdale minicab firm

Equalities watchdog to investigate white drivers policy of Rochdale minicab firm
The Equalities and Human Rights Commission will write to Car 2000 in Heywood about concerns the company may be unlawfully discriminating against staff

A minicab firm manager who allows customers to choose the race of their driver is to be contacted by the equalities watchdog following concerns that the policy may unlawfully discriminate against staff.

The Equalities and Human Rights Commission is to write to Stephen Campbell from Car 2000 in Heywood who told the Guardian that he is often asked to provide white drivers even though most of his drivers are of Pakistani origin.

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Source: Guardian Transport

http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2014/oct/22/equalities-watchdog-to-investigate-white-drivers-policy-of-rochdale-minicab-firm