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Coronavirus: Gig economy workers ‘fall between cracks’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThree self-employed people explain the difficulty of trying to make ends meet during lockdown People in the gig economy are being “forced into destitution” due to substandard support, a union has said. An estimated five million people in the UK are freelancers or on short-term contracts. The Independent Workers Union of Great… Read more →