U.S. Airlines and Railroads Battle Local Laws That Require Them To Offer Sick Pay
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A United plane is shown in Cleveland. Fed up with local laws that require private employers to offer paid sick days, lobbies for the airlines and railroads have filed suit to seek exemptions. Jldohm
Skift Take: Paid sick leave for airline and railroad companies whose employees routinely cross state borders ought to be a matter of U.S. federal law. But don't hold your breath that national standardization of any kind will happen soon.