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ComCab blasted after bumpy video

Further criticism for transfer taxi provider

A local woman has caused a stir on social media, after filming a patient transfer journey in Liverpool she's branded 'unacceptable'.

Hayley Daugherty was traveling with her mother, who suffers from a joint condition, between the city's airport and a nearby hospital appointment last week.

ComCab, the company now contracted by the Manx government to carry out the transfers, has attracted some criticism since it took over from specialist providers Bridgewater following a tender process.

Ms Daugherty says the standard of care was 'awful', and Bridgewater staff and vehicles were much better attuned to patients' varying needs.

She's contacted the Department of Health and Social Care, which has said it's keen to hear feedback on the service.

Watch the video below:

Footage shows bumpy ride in a ComCab patient taxi

WATCH: Hayley Daugherty was so unhappy with her mother's patient transfer taxi experience, she decided to film it. She's called ComCab Liverpool's service 'unacceptable' - do you agree? Full story here: http://www.manxradio.com/news/isle-of-man-news/comcab-blasted-after-bumpy-video/

Posted by Manx Radio on Thursday, 20 April 2017

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