Written for UNI Global Union in 2017, this set of AI principles was amongst the first to be written
As Artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, data and machine learning enter our workplaces across the world displacing and disrupting workers and jobs, unions must get involved.
This document provides unions, shop stewards and workers with a set of concrete demands to the transparency, and application of AI.
It will inform AI designers and management of the importance of worker inclusion. There is a definite urgency of now. Action is required by unions, multinational worker alliances, to safeguard workers’ interests and maintain a healthy balance of power in workplaces.