Coronavirus vs Cannabis – No-Contact Delivery Service is here. Postmates introduced no contact delivery options. How much contact will you now accept with a person delivering recreational cannabis or alcohol, meals or pantry groceries, or parcels to your door?
5 Weekly Outtakes that Impact Delivery Drivers Mar 6
Here is your weekly dose of “5 Weekly Outtakes,” a list of what got my attention this week that impact delivery drivers.
Fuel Prices Dropping
The conflict between Russia and OPEC nations has created a price war that could escalate and persevere for some time. Fuel is the highest recurring cost of all transportation expenses. With fuel prices rapidly decreasing, delivery drivers may expect to keep more earnings.
France Rules Uber Driver is an Employee
France courts have taken a stance against Uber on what constitutes an employee. These three criteria are similar in many countries. The court states that self-employed persons should be able to — manage their clients themselves, set prices and choose how to execute a task. This ruling has the potential to strengthen employee benefit demands sought by many Uber and other drivers.
Uber & Lyft Expanding into Health Care
Social Care requires delivery drivers. The growing healthcare needs for transportation is uniting the healthcare providers with patients through the app platform. Lyft and Unite Us, backed by Aetna and others, help address the factors limiting care and comfort.
Delivery Drivers Have Options
Uber CEO acknowledges Uber drivers experiencing fewer rideshare gigs may benefit from the increase in home meal delivery by Uber Eats. One way to increase earnings as a delivery driver is to utilize your skills to deliver in multiple industries. Stay informed @rapidgodriver.com More on Uber driver options HERE.
Coronavirus vs Cannabis – No-contact delivery service and other topics in Resources for delivery drivers.
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