Monthly Archives: June 2010 (page 2)

How do FMLA regulations apply to small businesses with less than fifteen employees or employees with only a short time on the job?

An employer with less than fifteen employees is not covered under the FMLA act. Also, the FMLA laws require at least 12 months for eligibility. In a situation where a six month employee requests six to eight weeks off for…

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What are the restroom requirements for Security personnel stationed in a parking lot? Can the employees be allowed or expected to go to a nearby business for restroom access?

OSHA regulations require toilets be available for workers. Expecting employees to go to a local restaurant or other nearby business to use the restroom is not legal. The other business is not required to allow non-employees or non-customers access to…

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