Delivery drivers are under increased scrutiny from pedestrians, the police and lawmakers. Photo: ShutterstockDelivery drivers are under increased scrutiny from pedestrians, the police and lawmakers. Photo: Shutterstock
Delivery drivers are under increased scrutiny from pedestrians, the police and lawmakers. Photo: Shutterstock

Dicing with death to deliver a meal: how South Korea’s appetite for ordering in endangers drivers

  • At least 86 teenagers have been killed and hundreds injured making food deliveries in South Korea in the last decade
  • The country has become the world’s fourth-largest food delivery market, with one platform doubling food deliveries in the last year alone

Topic |   South Korea
Delivery drivers are under increased scrutiny from pedestrians, the police and lawmakers. Photo: ShutterstockDelivery drivers are under increased scrutiny from pedestrians, the police and lawmakers. Photo: Shutterstock
Delivery drivers are under increased scrutiny from pedestrians, the police and lawmakers. Photo: Shutterstock
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