5 Risks of Telecommuting (And How Employers Should Handle Them)

more+
less-
No matter what your view on CEO Marissa Mayer's recent decision to revoke work-at-home privileges for Yahoo! employees, telecommuting is a reality for the contemporary workforce.

But it is not without legal risks. And you may be surprised by some of those risks (example: employers are responsible for workplace safety, even for workers who get the job done at home). Included in this report: a look at privacy protection for businesses and See more +

No matter what your view on CEO Marissa Mayer's recent decision to revoke work-at-home privileges for Yahoo! employees, telecommuting is a reality for the contemporary workforce.

But it is not without legal risks. And you may be surprised by some of those risks (example: employers are responsible for workplace safety, even for workers who get the job done at home). Included in this report: a look at privacy protection for businesses and their clients, wage and hour issues, worker's compensation, discrimination claims, safety ... and how employers can addresses all of these issues.

Watching this in your PJs while on break? That's cool. Just make sure you log those break-time minutes… See less -

Embed Video

Copy

Written by:

Published In:

ADA

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

© JD Supra Perspectives | Attorney Advertising

Other Videos by JD Supra Perspectives

All the intelligence you need, in one easy email:

Great! Your first step to building an email digest of JD Supra authors and topics. Log in with LinkedIn so we can start sending your digest...

Sign up for your custom alerts now, using LinkedIn ›

* With LinkedIn, you don't need to create a separate login to manage your free JD Supra account, and we can make suggestions based on your needs and interests. We will not post anything on LinkedIn in your name.
×
Loading...
×
×