Transport Commission to Set Up Lost and Found Center
Passengers that have a habit of leaving their things behind in taxis will now have a chance to get them back. The Shenzhen transport commission and taxi companies are setting up lost and found centers where passengers can come in to check for and recover their lost belongings.
The center will be managed by the Shenzhen Transport Information Co. they will be using a GPS system that will locate taxis according to time and location that will assist passengers in recovering their belongings. Taxi drivers are asked to report and drop off any belongings that are left behind in their taxis at the center. Drivers who fail to do so will be punished.
Since May, taxi companies have been receiving lost items from drivers, just recently four travelers left their luggage containing important documents in one taxi and were able to recover them by reporting the incident to the center. The center was able to trace the taxi using GPS and claimed the lost items from the taxi’s company.
Passengers that leave their belongings can call the center’s help line so that they will be assisted in recovering their lost belongings.