You may not live in a jurisdiction that has passed predictive scheduling legislation, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t get ready. “Fair scheduling,” “secure scheduling,” or “fair workweek” laws are designed to protect workers from the uncertainty of on-call and fluid scheduling, and are being introduced (and in some cases, passed) in states and municipalities across the country.
The issue has come to the forefront in recent years as the employment landscape has changed considerably for hourly and part-time workers, many of whom are living from paycheck to paycheck.
Employers have long used just-in-time and just-enough-staff scheduling to limit labor costs and adapt to frequently changing staffing demands, but some policymakers believe these methods put an onerous burden on lower income working families, men and women working more than one part-time job, and students trying to juggle school and employment.
Are You Ready to Comply With Predictive Scheduling Laws?
Regardless of your thoughts on these standards, you may be required to comply with one if it is enacted in your city or state.
Manual Scheduling Is No Longer Practical
First off, if you are still using old school scheduling methods, it’s time to automate. It is virtually impossible to comply with predictive scheduling regulations with basic spreadsheets.
TimeSimplicity Simplifies Predictive Scheduling
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