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UNISON launches guide to protect gig economy workers 

UNISON launches guide to protect gig economy workers 

Porters, care workers, security staff and parking wardens are at greater risk of physical and verbal attack, injury or illness, because they work alone for long periods, says UNISON as it launches the first union gig economy safety guide.

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Africa’s gig opportunity

Africa’s gig opportunity

By introducing portable benefits for gig workers, African governments and digital platforms can help to power the continent’s future growth. Otherwise, these platforms will lose top talent, countries will miss out on potential tax revenue, and Africa will fail to reap the full benefits of the digital revolution.

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Holiday pay and guaranteed earnings for gig economy workers

Holiday pay and guaranteed earnings for gig economy workers

Hermes’ self-employed couriers can have holiday pay and guaranteed earnings

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