SA ‘gig workers’ see fuel cost eat into earnings and are increasingly concerned about their safety
Business Insider, 08 September 2022
South Africa's 'gig workers' are under increasing strain. This is according to the fourth annual Fairwork report compiled by Oxford University and the University of Cape Town (UCT).
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.
Fairwork Podcast Series 2: OUT NOW!
1 December 2022
CLOSED: Fairwork is looking for a research partner in South Africa!
7 November 2022
New! Fourth Fairwork South Africa Ratings: Platform scores this year have been lower than previous years
8 September 2022
#UberFiles no surprise, say Fairwork researchers and call for governments to do more to protect gig workers
11 July 2022