University of Oxford academics have published the world’s first ever rating system for working conditions in the digital economy.
The rankings look at how platforms like Uber, Taxify, and Ola perform against five standards – fair work, fair conditions, fair contracts, fair management, and fair representation. These include whether a company pays the minimum wage and ensures the health and safety of its workers.
Professor Mark Graham, Professor of Internet Geography at the University of Oxford, said:
“The Fairwork rating system shines a light on best and worst practice in the platform economy. This is an area in which for […]