Taxi drivers push for law requiring drivers clean ice and snow from their roofs

Taxi drivers say snow and ice falling off

Taxi drivers say snow and ice falling off cars can cause accidents. (February 11, 2014 5:19 PM)

The New York State Federation of Taxi Drivers held a press conference Tuesday, calling for a law that would penalize drivers who don't clean ice and snow of the roofs of their cars.

Spokesman Fernando Mateo says large sheets of ice that fall off cars are hazardous to other drivers. Snow that blows off roofs can also impair vision. Some taxi drivers at the press conference say these hazards...

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