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Seattle’s COVID-19 rules have paid off for delivery-app drivers. What’s next?

Submitted by Arts & Sciences Web Team on May 16, 2021 - 3:00pm

Seattle was the first city in the country to pass laws mandating premium pay and sick days for delivery-app drivers during the pandemic. But the current laws are set to expire after the pandemic ends, so Seattle leaders may soon consider making those protections permanent. Margaret O'Mara, professor of history at the UW, is quoted.

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