Blow to gig economy workers after UK supreme court rules against collective bargaining rights

Top court says riders or self-employed contractors do not have a right to collective negotiations on pay and conditions

Deliveroo riders do not have the right to collective negotiations on pay and conditions, the UK’s top court has ruled, in a blow to gig economy campaigners and the unions that represent them.

The Independent Workers’ Union of Great Britain (IWGB) has been fighting through the courts since 2017 to have Deliveroo riders classified as “workers”, with the right to unionise and bargain collectively for better terms and conditions.

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