*Mcnutt v Transport for London

Road traffic – Taxi. The words 'make an additional charge' in s 165(4)(b) of the Equality Act 2010 meant to impose an additional financial liability or commitment on a disabled wheelchair user as compared with an able-bodied passenger. The Administrative Court, in dismissing the appellant's appeal by way of case stated, further held that such a liability or commitment was imposed no later than the point when a London taxi driver switched on his meter before such a person and their wheelchair had boarded the taxi.

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