AB5: Year One
by Alex Mitra
Jan 13, 2020

The Chronicle spotlighted two companies that provide on-demand workers to see how they respond to AB 5’s clarifications on who is an independent contractor. BlueCrew hires its workers as employees and has seen an uptick in interest as companies look to comply with the AB 5, while Wonolo, who classified its workers as independent contractors, has sharply reduced its postings in California. Wonolo has said current regulations hamstring their ability to create modern ways to meet workers’ needs