On Air Now
WRS Music

WRS Music

-
Music hits throughout the day
Listen Live
Just Played
BBC News

BBC News

3 p.m. - 3:06 p.m.
 
Next on WRS

Uber drivers have to be treated as employees - report

National News // March 20, 2018

Uber drivers in Switzerland have to be treated as if they were employees and not self-employed. That’s a decision by the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs.

Pixabay Uber drivers have to be treated as employees - report

A report has been seen by Swiss television which gives the legal opinion. The decision follows after action by Uber drivers in cantons Geneva and Vaud.

 Drivers say they’re being underpaid – sometimes as little as 10 francs an hour.

The decision is not legally binding, but cantons normally follow the advice by the secretariat.

Related articles

Search