taxi drivers in the UK

Taxi Drivers in the UK deserve more financial assistance – Scottish Labour

Looking at the current financially distressed condition of taxi drivers in the UK, the Scottish labour has demanded more financial assistance during the pandemic situation. Richard Leonard, the party leader said, “If additional support measures are not introduced there are concerns “many in the industry will be forced to cease trading”. Finance Secretary Kate Forbes…

Uber’s Taxi driver Union files legal challenge to overrule ‘robo-firing’ by the algorithm

Uber’s taxi driver union in the UK has filed for a second legal challenge against the ride-hailing giant in Europe. This time the legal tussle is about Uber’s “robo-firing” practices that intervene in Article 22 of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which seek to protect individuals from automated decision-making. The legal case has…