5 days DoLE urged to protect delivery app riders Manilatimes
ORGANIZED labor has called on the government to provide occupational safety and health standards protection for two-wheel and four-wheel app-based riders who have become victims of unfair labor practices for lack of so-called employer-employee relationship with their companies. The labor federation Associated Labor Unions (ALU)-Trade Union Congress of the Philippines on Thursday said Congress, the executive department and the Department of Labor (DoLE) in particular should take a closer look at the plight of app-based riders, who are emerging as one of the most vulnerable workers. “We all saw and felt how these riders provided us convenience in our day to day lives, they are keeping the ... more