the gig economy

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’

Ocado Zoom workers are facing ‘botched’ fire and rehire tactics, but the employment minister suggests they should just get a new job.

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

Gig economy platforms should be taken into public ownership if they repeatedly fail workers, say the majority of under 45s in new research.

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

More than half of all employed adults in the UK reportedly have a ‘side business’ to boost their income. What could you earn through a side hustle, what are you entitled to, and is it worth it?

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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‘Cold and callous’: The Uber Eats algorithm is sacking people automatically
Employment

‘Cold and callous’: The Uber Eats algorithm is sacking people automatically

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

What is the gig economy and why is it controversial?

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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