The IAM is joining nearly 20 U.S. Senators in supporting hazard pay and safety measures for federal employees and contractors.
In a letter sent to the Office of Personnel Management and the Office and Management and Budget, lawmakers call for the administration to address urgent issues federal employees and contractors are facing during the COVID-19 crisis.
Some of the measures mentioned are:
In addition to encouraging these measures be put in place, the Senators are also asking for the administration to ensure that they are working collaboratively with employees and unions on these matters.