Polish Title

Chodźcie z nami! Nowe technologie i reprezentacja zbiorowa pracowników cyfrowych platform zatrudnienia

Author ORCID Identifier

https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7416-8717 Unterschütz Joanna


The purpose of this short discussion paper is to outline the problems faced by collective labour law in face of new forms of work organization such as digital platforms. The digital economy has brought automation of work, digitalisation of processes and coordination by platforms.

In comparison to other companies there are significant differences in the way platforms are organized and managed using algorithms. Employment platform workers have gone a long way from initial form of organising in self-help communities, guilds to co-operatives and full participation in trade union structures. Nowadays it has to be considered how to use technologies and data collected by platform companies to the benefit of workers.

Polish Abstract

Celem niniejszego krótkiego opracowania jest zarysowanie problemów, z jakimi boryka się zbiorowe prawo pracy w obliczu nowych form organizacji pracy, takich jak platformy cyfrowe. Gospodarka cyfrowa przyniosła automatyzację pracy, cyfryzację procesów i koordynację przez platformy. W porównaniu z innymi przedsiębiorstwami istnieją znaczące różnice w sposobie organizacji i zarządzania platformami za pomocą algorytmów. Pracownicy platform zatrudnienia przeszli długą drogę od początkowej formy organizowania się we wspólnotach samopomocowych, cechach do spółdzielni i pełnego uczestnictwa w strukturach związków zawodowych. Obecnie należy się zastanowić, jak wykorzystać technologie i dane gromadzone przez firmy platformowe z korzyścią dla pracowników.


employment platforms, trade unions, collective representation, algorithmic management

Polish Keywords

cyfrowe platformy zatrudnienia, związki zawodowe, reprezentacja zbiorowa, zarządzanie algorytmiczne


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