Learn all you need to know about nonessential employees during the COVID-19 pandemic. Includes state-by-state information, requirements, and FAQs.
Read about what bumping rights are, how they work, and associated topics, including considerations under the WARN Act, CBAs, and seniority.
See our guide to essential workers in Canada. Includes examples of key workers across industry sectors.
Find out whether or not your business qualifies as an "essential" service according to government regulations during the COVID-19 shutdown.
Learn more about essential workers and services in Australia. Includes classifications, responsibilities, and a list of essential services.
Find out more about key workers in the UK, their responsibilities, and the state requirements. Includes examples of key workers for various industries.
Wondering what the U.S. government considers an essential employee? This is a question many are asking during the COVID-19 pandemic. Updated daily.
Find out everything you need to know about the U.S. WARN Act. Includes definitions, FAQs, and a free downloadable WARN Act notice template.
Download a free, printable sick leave request form for in PDF format, and get information on paid sick polices in the U.S. with state-by-state policies.
Learn the difference between exempt and non-exempt employee status with easy explanations. Included answers to common questions about employee overtime.
Learn what at-will employment is, why it's important, what the common exceptions are, and what states are affected by this rule, and which aren't.
Learn how many hours are part-time, how many are full time, what happens when a part-time worker works overtime, when a part-timer becomes full-time and more.