New study looks at the challenges faced by platform workers
The Commission has published today a study on working conditions of platform workers. The report, carried out by independent experts, provides an overview of the challenges individuals face in growing form of labour.
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Platform work is understood as all labour provided through, on, or mediated by online platforms in a wide range of sectors.
The main challenges identified in the study include employment status, information available to the workers about their working conditions, dispute resolution, collective rights and non-discrimination.