"Without this flexibility, I wouldn't be able to be there for my family as much as I am."
“This measure will help every driver, by preserving our ability to work whenever and however we want, and also give us access to brand new benefits that will really help.”
The ballot measure is supported by a fast-growing coalition of drivers and allies in the Massachusetts Coalition for Independent Work.
83% of drivers support legislation that offers more benefits while maintaining independent contractor status.
Poll: 64% of drivers prefer "independent contractor" status
Majority of voters support bill that would increase benefits for app-based workers, while maintaining their flexibility and independence.
Seventy percent of Massachusetts voters support a bill that would offer app-based workers more benefits.
'The flexibility to work when, where, and for however long we want...means we are able to build work around our lives.'
'App-based work has been key for Black and Brown communities.'
New group aims to protect workers by advocating for extending benefits and protections, while preserving flexibility.