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A Senate inquiry has called for ‘fundamental changes’ to the gig economy in Australia, with 15 recommendations it hopes will make platform work safer and fairer

A landmark Senate inquiry has leveled 15 recommendations it hopes will make platform work safer and fairer for those participating in Australia’s gig economy. Regulators should crack down on “practices that incentivise unsafe behaviour,” the report states. Coalition members of the Senate Select Committee on Job Security opposed the interim […]
A Senate inquiry has called for ‘fundamental changes’ to the gig economy in Australia, with 15 recommendations it hopes will make platform work safer and fairer
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Victoria has agreed to all 20 recommendations of its gig economy inquiry – and chastised the Commonwealth for not taking action sooner

The Victorian Government says it wholly or partially supports all 20 recommendations handed down by the state’s landmark inquiry into the gig economy. The inquiry called to clarify the employment status of gig economy workers, to determine the minimum standards and entitlements platforms should offer. But the Victorian Government says […]
Victoria has agreed to all 20 recommendations of its gig economy inquiry – and chastised the Commonwealth for not taking action sooner