Employment Standards for Ride-Hailing Drivers

The B.C. Federation of Labour, a bunch of unions collectively representing 500,000 employees, is asking the province’s ride-sharing regulator to solely grant licences to firms that promise to deal with drivers as staff, quite than the “impartial contractors” giants like Uber and Lyft have lengthy argued they are. The President of BC Federation of Labour, Laird Cronk, and BC’s Minister of Labour, Honourable Harry Bains talks with Harjinder Thind about this issue, what are the hopes and demands of the federation and if the government of BC will comply.