U.S. Supreme Court weighs fight over ...

U.S. Supreme Court weighs fight over changing clothes at work

There are 7 comments on the Reuters story from Nov 4, 2013, titled U.S. Supreme Court weighs fight over changing clothes at work. In it, Reuters reports that:

Steel workers who do their jobs wearing flame-retardant gear tried to convince the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday that they should be paid for the time they spend "donning and doffing" such items before and after their shifts.

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USA

Toronto, Canada

#1 Nov 4, 2013
Minntac Man

Duluth, MN

#3 Nov 7, 2013
Yep would be nice to be paid for thisbut on the otherand, kepin ind thepovide ALL the PPE for u to wear and the detergent & mchines to wash themin so whatsthebig deal? I'd rther spend 5 mnute gettingthem on and another 5getting them off instaed of pucasing my own and then hauling them home and ruining my own macins Id say the trde off is worth it!!!

Keep your lawsuit crap over there!
Minntac Man

Duluth, MN

#4 Nov 7, 2013
wow is my keyboard toast!!!

Yep would be nice to be paid for this but on the other hand, keeping in mind they provide ALL the PPE for us to wear and the detergent & machines to wash them in so whats the big deal? I'd rather spend 5 more minutes getting them on and another 5 getting them off instaed of purcasing my own and then hauling them home and ruining my own machines Id say the tarde off is worth it!!!
crmatt69

Merrillville, IN

#9 Nov 28, 2013
Isn't this another, get something for nothing. Sounds like a typical liberal ldea.

Since: Nov 14

UK

#13 Nov 9, 2014
Thanks for sharing. Interesting.

“Gloria Ad Caput Venire”

Since: Jan 08

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#14 Nov 9, 2014
We pay our people for donning and doffing
FurFaukSakes

Scarborough, Canada

#15 Nov 10, 2014
Good to see The Supreme Court is only hearing important cases that effect everyone...This donning and doff in issue has gone on way to long. Maybe they can hear the toaster ban case at many steel mills...you know "important " shat.

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