Multiple hiring is an efficient way that helps large number of people gets to their destination in a short period of time. There will be two or more hirers using the same taxi at the same time.
But, when friends or workmates are travelling together and the fare is paid at the end of the journey by each individual, irrespective of how many drop offs there may be, this is called a shared riding, not a multiple hiring. Multiple hiring is highly encouraged during those times of the year when the demand of a medium level transportation exceeds the supply. (more…)