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This Dad Says He Was Fired For Missing Work To Attend Son's Birth

This Dad Says He Was Fired For Missing Work To Attend Son's Birth

1. Lamar Austin, a father of four in Concord, New Hampshire, said he was fired on Jan. 1, for missing work to witness the birth of his son. Companies in #NH can fire employees for most reasons, including missing a shift due to birth of baby boy. https://t.co/WFVUwJxzBv — Concord Monitor News (@ConMonitorNews) The 30-year-old military veteran told the Concord Monitor he had been one month into a 90-day contract as a part-time security guard with Salerno Protective Services. Austin said the company told him they were looking for “dependable people,” and that he would have to be on call 24/7. On Dec. 28, another employee canceled due to a snowstorm. Austin was asked to cover the shift, but couldn’t because his pregnant wife, Lindsay, was due to gi
17 Desks That Will Make You Want To Actually Get To Work

17 Desks That Will Make You Want To Actually Get To Work

♫ We can work from home… ♫ This beautiful desk that will make you feel like you're working on a cloud. Instagram: @meetmeinparee This perfectly-accented tabletop. instagram.com This one with cooling mint walls to keep you relaxed. Instagram: @uncalendared This cat-friendly desk with lots of spots for hanging. Instagram: @taralee988 View Entire List ›