A former Uber Eats rider who was removed from the platform for being 10 minutes late with a delivery has lost her unfair dismissal case after the Fair Work Commission (FWC) found she was an independent contractor to the company and did not meet the benchmarks to qualify an employee for an unfair dismissal claim.… Read more »
Fairfax-backed Oneflare has acquired Sydney-based UrbanYou, a platform facilitating the booking of home services such as cleaning and gardening on-demand.
Sydney-founded home services marketplace UrbanYou has announced the acquisition of HomeHello, an on-demand marketplace for customers seeking domestic cleaning services, for an undisclosed fee.
Fair Work is looking to determine whether Uber’s classing of drivers as ‘independent contractors’ rather than employees complies with federal workplace legislation.
Passel is a crowdsourced delivery service using regular people already near the local store to complete the final mile delivery.
Payments startup Hyperwallet has expanded into Australia, looking to target growth across the Asia Pacific region from its new Sydney base.
Unions NSW has today announced it has come to a “groundbreaking agreement” with Airtasker to deliver workers on the platform a number of conditions.