48-98 Proposal

Christmas Switch Example

Using the 48-96 schedule, eight times every 20 years, Christmas and Christmas Eve will be on the same shift. With this proposal, when one shift gets scheduled for both days, the prior shift will swap one day.

Schedule before the swap (B-Shift Scheduled for both Christmas & Christmas Eve):

SUN MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT
21
C
22
A
23
A
24
B
25
B
26
C
27
C
28
A
29
A
30
B
31
B
     

Schedule after the swap (B-Shift Scheduled for Christmas / A-Shift scheduled for Christmas Eve):

SUN MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT
21
C
22
A
23
B
24
A

25
B
26
C
27
C
28
A
29
A
30
B
31
B