Deliveroo fends off ‘gig economy’ criticism with courier insurance
It precedes a government decision about whether riders should be classified as 'workers.'
MPs urge the UK government to close 'gig economy' loopholes
The UK Work and Pensions Committee wants 'gig economy' drivers to be classified as 'workers,' rather than self-employed.
Uber hopes to silence critics with more UK driver benefits
It's offering discounted illness and injury cover through the IPSE.
Uber drivers in the UK entitled to minimum wage, tribunal rules
The 'groundbreaking decision' could affect 30,000 drivers in England and Wales.