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November 12, 2019
Uber Works may not be as good for workers as it is for businesses
by Shainaz Firfiray • Comment, Flexible working, Technology
Uber is still best known as a ride-hailing platform but it has been branching out into other industries. Food (Uber eats), electric scooters and bicycles (Jump), and now shift work with the launch of Uber Works. It is being trialled in Chicago, with plans to launch elsewhere soon, and enables casual workers such as cleaners, bar staff and warehouse workers to find work. More →