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Should Overtime Be Limited in High-Stress Jobs?

Exhaustion endangers the health and safety of employees and clients

Photo by Kenny Eliason on Unsplash

In the past, I worked in a role that included what was referred to as “unlimited” overtime. Essentially, if I signed up for a shift and my boss approved it, I could work as many additional shifts as I desired. The longest permissible shift was 18 hours, and it’s safe to…

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Divorced, biracial woman | 23 going on 65 | Editor for Out of the Woods | I write to heal myself and others | Support me at https://ko-fi.com/aashaanna