Gig Workers Stressed Due To Constant Unfair Monitoring

As the cost of living crisis worsens, workers in the gig economy globally are grappling with another threat to their hard-earned wages – the double-edged sword of online reviews.  Researchers at Bristol and Oxford Universities have found that gig platform algorithms lack transparency and are highly volatile, leaving workers vulnerable to malicious customers. Findings revealed […]

Public Believe UK’s Gig Economy Is Unfair To Workers

The majority of the UK’s population believe that the gig economy is unfair to gig workers according to research published by the University of Oxford’s Fairwork project.  Just 22% think that gig economy platforms pay workers a fair wage. The survey, conducted by Survation on behalf of the Fairwork research project, University of Oxford, polled 2,020 adults between the […]