Uber and Lyft Drivers Can Now Unionize In Seattle

The Needle & Rainier In a move that could set a significant precedent in other cities, Seattle has just passed legislation that will allow Uber and Lyft drivers to unionize, meaning they can negotiate pay and benefits. The implications are significant, because the on-demand driving startups currently classify their drivers as contractors and not full-time employees. The Seattle City Council voted 8-0 in support… Read More