Netherlands - Union FNV takes Deliveroo to court - June 30, 2018

Trade union FNV is taking Deliveroo to court for paying its delivery staff as if they are self-employed while in fact they are not. The union claims the riders are employed by Deliveroo. The union states that Deliveroo is using a fake self-employment set-up in order to pay less for their work than they would if they hired them as employees. Deliveroo doesn’t have to pay social insurances for so-called ‘freelancers’, neither it has to guarantee them fixed hours.

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For more information, please contact the editor Jan Cremers or Sanne van der Gaag, Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies (AIAS) or the Head of communications at the ETUI, Willy De Backer © ETUI


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