Your browser is unsupported

We recommend using the latest version of IE11, Edge, Chrome, Firefox or Safari.

Clocked in 12 hours a day, 7 days a week: How staffing bills for migrant shelters swelled with overtime

"When you're really fatigued, you have less ability to concentrate and stay engaged in the response at hand," said our director, Kirsten Almberg, to the Chicago Tribune about Chicago migrant shelter workers logging extremely long workweeks.

Favorite Staffing employees’ 84-hour workweeks, as well as the arrangement between the staffing company and the city of Chicago as a whole, is raising concerns about worker safety, city fund management, lack of transparency from city officials, and the bad conditions that our city’s migrants are living in.

Source: Chicago Tribune | Click here for full story.