Northwest Asian Weekly: Unstable work schedules hit API women hardest

Northwest Asian Weekly, 4/7/2016

Survey finds unpredictable work schedules are pervasive in Seattle’s service industry, particularly for women and people of color.

Working Washington says businesses need to do a better job of giving out work schedules with more advance notice.

In a report released March 31, the union-funded advocacy group wrote, “Unpredictable, insecure schedules have become an emergency for thousands of Seattle workers who are denied the flexibility they need to plan time with their families, live balanced lives, and participate in their communities.”