International Standards Needed For Gig Economy

A global manifesto has been launched to campaign for fairer platform work and raise standards for workers in the gig economy.  Timed to coincide with the International Labour Organisation’s (ILO) conference on Decent Work In The Platform Economy, the manifesto seeks to protect and ensure the rights of platform workers across the world.  Alongside the […]

New Legislation For Temps Covering Strikes Reported To UN

The integrity of new legislation which allows companies to use temporary workers to cover for striking staff, is being challenged at the highest possible level by the TUC.  The unions movement have reported the UK government to the International Labour Organization (ILO), an agency of the United Nations that sets standards for workers around the […]