The gig economy

Delivery drivers boycott Just Eat, Deliveroo and Uber Eats calling for higher pay
Gig economy

Delivery drivers boycott Just Eat, Deliveroo and Uber Eats calling for higher pay

Delivery drivers for Deliveroo, Uber Eats and Just Eat in towns across the North East of England are boycotting orders to demand higher pay.

Union’s landmark deal with Deliveroo ‘sells out’ workers, say activists
Gig economy

Union’s landmark deal with Deliveroo ‘sells out’ workers, say activists

The agreement between Deliveroo and union GMB is the first of its kind for gig economy workers – but the IWGB union says it “undermines” its campaigning work on behalf of couriers.

5 government promises on workers’ rights that could be broken if the Employment Bill is dropped
Workers' rights

5 government promises on workers’ rights that could be broken if the Employment Bill is dropped

The government was praised for announcing policies to improve workers’ rights. But what happens if, as feared, the Employment Bill is dropped?

Just Eat, Deliveroo and UberEats delivery drivers to walk out in Belfast
Employment

Just Eat, Deliveroo and UberEats delivery drivers to walk out in Belfast

Gig economy platform Upwork is the latest company allowing users to support Ukrainians
Ukraine crisis

Gig economy platform Upwork is the latest company allowing users to support Ukrainians

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Food delivery drivers are taking part in the UK’s ‘longest ever gig economy strike’
Strike action

Food delivery drivers are taking part in the UK’s ‘longest ever gig economy strike’

Food delivery riders to TfL drivers: The strikes you should know about this winter
Strike action

Food delivery riders to TfL drivers: The strikes you should know about this winter

Ocado Zoom workers face ‘botched’ fire and rehire tactics as MP highlights their ‘appalling treatment’
Gig economy

Ocado Zoom workers face ‘botched’ fire and rehire tactics as MP highlights their ‘appalling treatment’

A National Food Service? TfL for taxis? What nationalising the gig economy could look like
Employment

A National Food Service? TfL for taxis? What nationalising the gig economy could look like

What is the gig economy and why is it controversial?
Gig economy

What is the gig economy and why is it controversial?

Setting up a side hustle? Here’s what you need to know
Employment

Setting up a side hustle? Here’s what you need to know

Striking Uber drivers demand end to ‘racist’ facial recognition software
Employment

Striking Uber drivers demand end to ‘racist’ facial recognition software

‘It’s going crazy’: How minicab drivers are coping with the fuel crisis
Employment

‘It’s going crazy’: How minicab drivers are coping with the fuel crisis

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Uber drivers fear workers rights changes will leave them ‘worse off’
Employment

Uber drivers fear workers rights changes will leave them ‘worse off’

Gig economy: What does the Supreme Court’s Uber decision mean for workers?
Employment

Gig economy: What does the Supreme Court’s Uber decision mean for workers?

Gig economy workers facing ‘triple hit’ of pandemic hardship
Employment

Gig economy workers facing ‘triple hit’ of pandemic hardship

‘Killed By My Debt’ highlights the fatal extremes of the gig economy
Employment

‘Killed By My Debt’ highlights the fatal extremes of the gig economy

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