Germany - Deliveroo couriers start works council - January 31, 2018

Bike drivers at Deliveroo Cologne have planned to go for the installation of a works council. The workers are fed up with the fact that their interests are not taken seriously. The riders are assisted by the food and hospitality workers trade union NGG. The union says that the pay and the working conditions qualify the sector as a very precarious industry. The hope is that through the mandatory co-decision rights that a works council can derive from the legislation a more balanced dialogue with negotiations can be initiated.  

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