EPISODE 2: Help! I crashed my Uber

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In the gig economy,  

our cars, spare rooms and spare time have become handy money-earners. But sometimes things don't go as planned. If you're an Uber driver or Deliveroo cyclist and you injure someone else on the job, who has to cough up the money?


Storyteller: Dr Joanna Kyriakakis, Monash Law School

Host: Dr Melissa Castan

Topics for law nerds: Torts, vicarious liability, employment law, tech law, independent contractors

Music in this episode: 

  • 'A Lil Somethin' Somethin'' by The Good Lawdz (CC BY-SA 3.0 license)

  • 'Beach Aldente' by KieLoBot (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 license)

Image: Shuets Udono / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0