Taylor review of modern working practices - Good work: the Taylor review of modern working practices
This independent review considers the implications of new forms of work on worker rights and responsibilities, as well as on employer freedoms and obligations. It sets out 7 principles to address the challenges facing the UK labour market. For example, workers in the "gig economy" should be given a new status of "dependent contractor", with additional rights and protectionsTaylor Review: All work in UK economy should be fair (BBC News 11.07.17)
Gig economy workers should have better rights, review argues (Journal Online 11.07.17)
Link to report
Category: Employment » Employment status. Keyword(s): Employment rights;. Area(s) of law: Employment.
Source: Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy.