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Federal firefighters would get more shift flexibility under new bill

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Legislation introduced in the Senate Sept. 24 would enable federal firefighters to swap shifts without incurring penalties, a flexibility that is granted to state and local firefighters but not available on the federal level. Under current operations, a federal firefighter must take some form of leave to be excused from work hours, even if another […]

Federal firefighters would get more shift flexibility under new bill

federal-firefighters-would-get-more-shift-flexibility-under-new-bill

Legislation introduced in the Senate Sept. 24 would enable federal firefighters to swap shifts without incurring penalties, a flexibility that is granted to state and local firefighters but not available on the federal level. Under current operations, a federal firefighter must take some form of leave to be excused from work hours, even if another […]