It seems that the government is taking note of concerns raised around modern working practices and the gig economy, most likely given the media attention on those issues of late. 

The Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee has begun an inquiry and is asking for written submissions on the matters listed at this link http://bit.ly/2eGhfmG 

If you want to get something off your chest about the gig economy to the people that matter, now is your chance! 

I'll keep you posted on developments.