Tag: attendance

Question: Is there a standard for how many days an employee should miss work before they are “missing too much”? Answer: First, if you plan to implement new/revised policies, please review these policies with legal counsel for compliance with federal and state laws and regulations prior to implementation. When determining what attendance rules would be…

Question: Can we discipline an employee who has missed a few days of work over the last few weeks due to an illness and has doctor’s notes for each absence? Answer:  Before disciplining an employee for legitimate absences, you need to carefully examine your existing policy and practices. If performance is being affected by the absence…