In our monthly news summary, we pull together the latest ridesharing and on-demand driving updates so you’re always on top of your game. Here’s what’s happened in March.
UK Uber drivers gain official worker status, with paid time off and other benefits
Following a Supreme Court ruling, Uber drivers in the UK will be classified as workers, as opposed to their current self-employed designation.
Fifth SEISS grant announced
Struggling self-employed workers, which includes rideshare drivers, will be eligible for a fifth SEISS grant which will cover the months between May and September. The fifth SEISS grant follows on from the fourth SEISS grant which covers February to April.