TITLE

Neither Rain, Nor Sleet, Nor Snow

AUTHOR(S)
Cohen, Erika
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Business NH Magazine;Nov2009, Vol. 26 Issue 11, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the sound discretion that employers and employees consider when snow occurs. It mentions that companies only await the best decision from employers whether to work or not, and some employers do have snow day policies. It provides information on how employers deliberate certain measures when snow strikes. It mentions the legal aspects related to employees' compensation when they are sent home due to snow.
ACCESSION #
45459424

 

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