Uber to offer drivers 14 days sick leave if they fall ill with coronavirus

Uber said it will offer drivers and delivery people 14 days of paid sick leave if they fall ill with coronavirus or are placed in quarantine.

It's a change in policy for the ride-share service, which largely views such workers as independent contractors not eligible for benefits.

Metadata

  • Uber
  • transport
  • On-location platform-determined routine work
  • United States
  • 2020
  • Article
  • COVID-19
  • English
  • CNN
  • Open access
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