New York AG questions 13 retailers over staffing practice

April 13, 2015 6:20 AM

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New York AG questions 13 retailers over staffing practice

(Reuters) - New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has written to 13 retailers, including Gap Inc and Target Corp, questioning them about "on-call shifts," a staffing practice under which workers find out just hours before their shift whether or not they need to go in to work.

Schneiderman's letter, sent on Friday, alleges that on-call systems leave "too little time to make arrangements for family needs, let alone to find an alternative source of income to compensate for the lost pay" on days the workers are not called in to work.

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