Freelancers are bolder than the staff. Otherwise, I don't see the difference and ... I also did not hear that some others were blamed) BUT ... when transferring development from some to others I heard more than once "they wrote here, figures")) This is what it is - a brotherhood of programmers.
I have never heard of freelancers being reprimanded. I talked with many programmers, no one spoke badly about them. Now you need to put the squeeze on up to 140 characters.