Three Food Delivery Apps Sued For Allegedly Failing to Give Workers Benefits

September 24, 2015

The suits claim drivers for GrubHub, DoorDash, and Caviar are treated as employees, with none of the benefits.

On-demand food delivery apps are all the rage these days, but not everyone is thrilled with how companies like Caviar, GrubHub, and DoorDash operate: The three companies are now facing lawsuits claiming that “they misclassified their delivery drivers as independent contractors,” reports the Chicago Tribune.

The three separate-but-similar suits were filed in San Francisco, where litigation of the same kind is also currently pending against Uber. The complaint against GrubHub claims that the company “treated its delivery drivers as employees but failed to provide…