Hartwig Ponders Potential Impact of Shutdown on Worker Safety
Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) – More than 800,000 federal employees are working without pay during the government shutdown. And that financial insecurity may or may not endanger the workers and their co-workers, according to experts.
“The fact that an employee is being required to work but with no pay (presumably they will receive back pay when the shutdown ends) should, in theory, have no impact on how employees view rules and other safety measures,” said Robert ...
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