27:0112(21)AR - Air Force Logistics Command, Tinker AFB and AFGE Local Union 916, Council 214 -- 1987 FLRAdec AR



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27:0112(21)AR
The decision of the Authority follows:


 27 FLRA No. 21
 
 AIR FORCE LOGISTICS COMMAND, 
 TINKER AIR FORCE BASE
 Activity
 
 and
 
 AMERICAN FEDERATION OF GOVERNMENT 
 EMPLOYEES, LOCAL UNION 916, 
 COUNCIL 214
 Union
 
                                            Case No. O-AR-1338
 
                                 DECISION
 
                         I.  Statement of the Case
 
    This matter is before the Authority on exceptions to the award of
 Arbitrator Edmund W. Schedler, Jr. filed by the Union under section
 7122(a) of the Federal Service Labor-Management Relations Statute (the
 Statute) and part 2425 of the Authority's Rules and Regulations.
 
                  II.  Background and Arbitrator's Award
 
    The grievant was notified that overtime was required on Saturday and
 Sunday, October 18 and 19, 1986.  The grievant informed his supervisor
 that he had a doctor's appointment on Saturday morning.  His supervisor
 excused the grievant from work for purposes of the doctor's appointment,
 but directed the grievant to call her after the appointment.  The
 grievant received from his doctor on Saturday, October 26 a medical
 report stating that he should not work more than 40 hours per week.  The
 grievant did not call his supervisor and he did not report for work on
 either Saturday or Sund