Cabvision TaxiPoint GIF.gif

Uber drivers to get sick pay for first time — but it will cost them £2 a week

27 Apr 2017

 

Thousands of Uber drivers are to be offered sick pay for the first time as part of a new package of benefits from the company.

But drivers will have to pay £2 a week for the basic “safety net”.

The scheme includes payments of up to £2,000 if they are unable to drive for two weeks or more due to illness or injury. It comes amid growing calls for firms such as Uber and Deliveroo in the “gig economy” — where staff are often freelance or on short-term contracts — to provide rights to their workers. 

 

Full story; The Evening Standard 

 

Please reload

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • YouTube Social  Icon
  • Instagram Social Icon
  • Facebook TaxiPoint
  • Twitter TaxiPoint
  • YouTube TaxiPoint
  • Instagram

Featured Stories

Please reload

ltda banner.JPG
Banner_720x200[10682].png
TaxiPoint--300x200px-MLP-GIF.gif
TaxiPoint_300x200_Dec19.gif
advert gif.GIF
ltpr.GIF
mymoneycomparison.gif
RSS Feed

The views expressed in this publication are not necessarily those of the publishers.

 

All written and image rights are reserved by authors displayed. Creative Common image licenses displayed where applicable.

Reproduction in whole or in part without prior permission from the publisher is strictly prohibited.

All written content Copyright of TaxiPoint 2020.