Thousands of Uber and Lyft Drivers Want the Right to Unionize. They Face An Uphill Battle
Gig workers are still fighting for recognition as full-time employees.
Feb 1, 7:02 PM
Improvements For NYC's Delivery Workers' Safety And Working Conditions To Start In January
“Just take five seconds and say, ‘hey, thank you for the food. Did you get the tip? Can you check that you make sure you got the tip?’”
Dec 26, 2021 6:01 AM
Instacart Shoppers In Brooklyn Say Company Gave Them Baby Wipes, No Masks
"They don't care what happens to you as long as you're there making money for them."
Apr 8, 2020 4:16 PM
Uber Driver Caught Peeing In Bottle With Shocked Customer In Back Seat
The driver told her, 'I have to make a pee. I've been driving for an hour and a half and I can't stop. What do you want me to do?'
Updated: Jul 18, 2018 4:56 PM
Uber Owes Millions To NYC Drivers After Admitting To Accounting Mistake
Uber admitted Tuesday to an accounting mistake that deprived tens of thousands of New York City drivers millions of dollars in earnings since November of 2014.
Updated: May 24, 2017 1:38 PM
14,000 Uber, Lyft Drivers Come Out In Support Of Unionizing
To be formally recognized as part of a union, they'd have to officially stop being independent contractors.
Updated: Sep 28, 2016 7:43 PM
Uber Exploits Its Drivers Through 'The Gig Economy,' Lawsuit Alleges
In a class-action lawsuit, a group of NYC drivers are demanding that they be recognized as employees, not independent contractors.
Updated: Jun 2, 2016 6:03 PM
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