An ignored Code on Social Security leaves more than 7M gig workers in the lurch
The Ken, 27 January 2023
As Centre and states pass the buck on implementation, the gig workers remain at the mercy of digital platforms known for demanding long hours in risky environments.
Gig Workers Approve Fairwork’s Low Ratings For Platforms; Here’s Why
Medianama, 29 December 2022
Uber, Ola, Dunzo, PharmEasy and Amazon Flex score zero ratings in Fairwork India’s report on the labour standards in platform economy.
Uber, Ola, Dunzo among worst platforms for gig workers: Fairwork India report
The Economic Times, 28 December 2022
Top performer this year was Urban Company, followed by BigBasket, e-commerce marketplace Flipkart and food-delivery platform Swiggy
Delivery agents, cab drivers on ride-hailing apps not making sustainable living wage, says Fairwork India report
Business Insider, 28 December 2022
Only three platforms – bigbasket, Swiggy and Urban Company – provide workers with a financial safety net during medical illnesses. India’s gig economy is expected to expand to 23.5 million workers by 2029-30, according to a NITI AAYOG report.
#UberFiles no surprise, say Fairwork researchers and call for governments to do more to protect gig workers
11 July 2022
Just out! Third round of Fairwork Ratings for Indian Gig Economy Platforms
29 December 2021
Urban Company Workers in India on Strike: Why Consultation and Fair Representation Matter
23 December 2021
New Report – Skills for the Planetary Labour Market: Indian Workers in the Platform Economy
26 April 2021