Tag: Rider

European law to defend drivers blocked by Italy

European law to defend drivers blocked by Italy European law to defend drivers blocked by Italy

The death of 50-year-old rider Lello Acampora, who died in an accident while on duty in the Naples region, brought the conditions of workers in the sector to the agenda again. Conditions that the Commission and the European Parliament propose to improve across the continent through a law introducing greater rights and protections, as well […]

The first European law on drivers: what it provides

The first European law on drivers: what it provides The first European law on drivers: what it provides

After a two-year process, Brussels has given the (almost) definitive green light for the first European law on digital workers such as passengers on online platforms or taxi drivers. The aim is to guarantee more rights to these workers, especially social rights, by combating primarily the phenomenon of fake VAT numbers, that is, workers who […]

From Paris to Brussels by bike: cyclists’ protest against Deliveroo & Co.

From Paris to Brussels by bike: cyclists’ protest against Deliveroo & Co. From Paris to Brussels by bike: cyclists’ protest against Deliveroo & Co.

Four hundred kilometers by bike between Paris and Brussels. Eight drivers from different countries will tour them to draw attention to their rights and the poor conditions faced by those working on online platforms. The expected arrival date is Wednesday, November 8, when tripartite negotiations of the European Union institutions on this issue are scheduled […]

An evening out making deliveries with drivers: how much you earn, lights and shadows

An evening out making deliveries with drivers: how much you earn, lights and shadows An evening out making deliveries with drivers: how much you earn, lights and shadows

We are about to tell you about a working sub-region where algorithms live. Made from personal scores. Price auctions to win delivery. But there is also freedom to manage one’s life. From low wages. And at the same time earning over three thousand euros a month. A “parallel” world that showcases its spiky and more […]

Uber Eats leaves Italy: deliveries stop from July 15, employees at risk

Uber Eats leaves Italy: deliveries stop from July 15, employees at risk Uber Eats leaves Italy: deliveries stop from July 15, employees at risk

Uber Eats’ trip to Italy has come to an end. The food distribution branch of the well-known multinational US company specializing in mobility is closing its doors. As announced in a note, the famous app will stop working in less than a month: in fact, it will be possible to order food at home until […]

Riders law, green light from EU countries: what does it provide?

Riders law, green light from EU countries: what does it provide? Riders law, green light from EU countries: what does it provide?

Tightening up on fake VAT numbers for those hired as freelancers but actually doing real work as an employee. The EU directive on platform workers such as Uber, Deliveroo and Glovo, which the ministers of 27 countries agreed today in Brussels, provides this. burden of proof The legislation concerns riders, drivers and housekeepers of platforms. […]

They stop the riders for a checkup: they find a mummy in the backpack

They stop the riders for a checkup: they find a mummy in the backpack They stop the riders for a checkup: they find a mummy in the backpack

A 600-800-year-old mummy, dating back to pre-Hispanic times, was found inside a rider’s thermal backpack during a check by Peruvian police at Puno park in Peru last Saturday. Julio Cesar Bermejo, 26, found with the mummy in his bag, was arrested while he was with two of his friends. The young man justified himself to […]

Employee contract for 5 million drivers: first approval to EU directive on digital platforms

Employee contract for 5 million drivers: first approval to EU directive on digital platforms Employee contract for 5 million drivers: first approval to EU directive on digital platforms

Stop fake self-employed people working for companies like Uber and Deliveroo. And in general, more rights for riders and drivers, regardless of contract format. These are some of the key points of the text that the European Parliament voted today in Brussels, which amends the EU Commission’s proposal on the directive on working conditions in […]

Nairo Quintana would think about quitting cycling

Nairo Quintana would think about quitting cycling Nairo Quintana would think about quitting cycling

It could be the end of a great legacy. Colombia woke up on the morning of this Monday to the news that national cyclist Nairo Quintana could announce his absolute retirement from the world of cycling in the coming days. The rumors suddenly surfaced and various Colombian media have already announced that the Boyacá runner […]

Kevin Jesús Campo drives the future of Atlantic equestrian sport

Kevin Jesús Campo drives the future of Atlantic equestrian sport Kevin Jesús Campo drives the future of Atlantic equestrian sport

Barranquilla prospect. Kevin Jesus Campo Bernalat just 10 years old, he won the silver medal in his first Paso Horse Riding National and is riding the future of Atlantic horse racing. “The horse is the reflection of your soul” were the words once expressed by the theorist and american jockey Buck Brannaman to refer to […]

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