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Big Boom in TaaS Market 2020-2027 | Uber, Didi, Lyft, GETT, Hailo, Addison Lee – TechnoWeekly

QY Reports has published a new addition of comprehensive analysis titled TaaS market to its extensive repository. Among the several objectives of the research study, itprovides a detailed description of recent trends, technological advancements, and various platforms, which further are beneficial to improve the performance of the companies. The primary and secondary research techniques have…
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October 26, 2020 0

Uber and Lyft ‘likely broke law’ by classifying drivers as contractors, court rules

A California appeals court has ruled there is “overwhelming likelihood” Uber and Lyft violated labor law by misclassifying drivers as contractors rather than employees, aligning with a lower court decision in a huge blow to the ride-hailing firms as they battle to protect their business model. Uber and Lyft had previously threatened to shut down…
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October 23, 2020 0

Uber pledges £5m toward electric vehicle charging points in London

Uber has pledged to invest more than £5m in public electric vehicle charging infrastructure in some of the poorest boroughs in London, to help persuade its reluctant drivers to switch to electric cars. The global ride-hailing firm will announce the investment, which it admits is only a fraction of the money needed, as it seeks…
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October 19, 2020 0

Uber Eats in Italy investigated over alleged migrant worker exploitation

Ten people, including a senior operations manager at Uber in Italy, are under investigation over the alleged exploitation of vulnerable migrant workers by the company’s food-delivery arm, prosecutors have said. According to investigators, the workers were “subjected to degrading work conditions, paid €3 per ride”, and had their tips confiscated. The case, which focuses on…
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October 13, 2020 0

What does the Uber Supreme Court hearing mean for Addison Lee drivers?

Over the summer there was a lot of media attention around Uber workers’ rights claims, but they are not the only drivers that could be affected by the judgment. Here, solicitor Liana Wood explains what the hearing means for Addison Lee drivers. You might have heard that a group of Uber drivers are fighting to…
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October 7, 2020 0

Uber granted 18-month London licence extension after appeal win

Uber has been granted an 18-month extension to continue operating in London after a Westminster court ruled in its favour at appeal. Westminster Magistrates’ Court ruled that Uber was “fit and proper”, despite its “historical failings”. The decision provides certainty for over 40,000 drivers that use the Uber app in London to help connect with ride-hailing…
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September 29, 2020 0