The gig economy and changing workplaces

Do evolving attitudes about how we work mean that the insurance provided for businesses is due a rethink?

In the past, you would ask, ‘Where do you work?’ when getting to know someone. Now, you’re increasingly more likely to ask, ‘What do you do?’ instead. Attitudes to work are changing. Championed by millennials (who will make up 75% of the global workforce by 2025), work is no longer being seen as somewhere you go, but something you do.

This article looks at the emergence of the gig economy and what the changing workplace means for businesses and their insurance requirements.