Transport costs make up the biggest expense for workers in SA
IOL, 08 September 2022
Most workers reported transportation costs as the biggest contributor to their work-related expenses.
DEEP DIVE | A broken permit system, broke drivers… but big bucks for Uber, City of Cape Town
News24, 16 August 2022
In this deep dive, Adiel Ismail turns a searchlight on the plight of women e-hailing drivers – arguably one of the most vulnerable groups of workers – who face demanding and dangerous bumps in the road to feed their families.
How Uber won access to world leaders, deceived investigators and exploited violence against its drivers in battle for global dominance
International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, 06 July 2022
When the ride-hailing giant called, powerful politicians answered, leaked text messages and emails reveal.
Uber Files: Drivers to protest low pay, unsafe work after leak
Thomson Reuters Foundation News, 14 July 2022
Uber drivers from South Africa to India say they’re unsurprised by whistleblower Mark MacGann’s Uber Files exposé and still work in dangerous conditions
Out now! Third round of fairness ratings for the South African gig economy
8 July 2021
Fairwork releases pioneering Code of Good Practice for the protection of gig workers under South African law
29 October 2020
Join our Team. We are hiring a Research Officer in South Africa
17 September 2020
Read our new paper on Fairwork principles and legal standards in South Africa
23 July 2020