The government is mulling new legislation to ensure the welfare of gig workers. In Part 1 of this research series, we argue for first clarifying what ‘gig work’ covers and for having laws that define what fair work means for all workers.
The government plans to implement a p-hailing license to regulate parcel delivery riders. We ponder the rationale behind it and what it would achieve.
Time for better terminology, especially for policymaking
We asked this and more in our study on non-graduate informal workers’ aspirations with a focus on delivery riders.