What New York’s new legislation for delivery work means for gig workers

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PUBLISHED BY Mu Li / October 27, 2021

The New York City Council recently passed a six-bill legislative package focused on providing protections to the city’s food delivery workers, according to the council. The bills — which have already been sent along to Mayor Bill De Blasio — will amend the administrative code of New York City and will target questions relating to the treatment of gig workers, including payment policies, bathroom access, and distance and route limits.

Gig workers have been fighting for their rights across the U.S., with workers for delivery platforms like Grubhub and Yelp asking for basic benefits, income protection and even guaranteed bathroom access.

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