Navigation Links
Is your employee handbook evolving with technology?

The recent growth in popularity of two personal communication innovations, instant messaging and cellular phones with cameras installed, has left employee handbooks outdated and presents potential liability for employers.

In 2002, vendors shipped 18.2 million camera phones worldwide. In 2003, they shipped 50 million. Instant messaging has become equally popul......

Full article >>> is a clear policy concerning the use of cellular phones.

An employee handbook policy cannot eliminate the possibility of camera phone abuse, but it can set guidelines and parameters for their use, thereby limiting the opportunity for abuse. Obviously, the policy must be tailored to each employers workplace. Some employers may choose to ban camera phones altogether. However, a more practic......

Full article >>> instant messaging use and content, only 6 percent had a policy regarding the retention of instant messages.

For those employers who are caught off guard and dont have an e-mail and instant messaging use, monitoring and retention policy, the expense and difficulty of discovery may only be the beginning.

For example, in Thompson v. United States HUD, the District of Marylan......

Full article >>>
'"/> By Brian P. Paul 09/20/04

Related biology technology :

1. Early Stage 7, Part I: Just what is an employee?
2. Genzyme sues former Bone Care employees
3. GE Healthcare opens facility meant for 2,000 employees
4. Two Wisconsin companies hold spots on Computerworld employee survey
5. Keep your tech employees happy
6. Wisconsin chooses XML-based system to network Justice employees
7. The high cost of employee disengagement
8. Valley Hospital implements APIs solution for 3,500 employees
9. APIs labor resource management impacts 2,500 hospital employees
10. CIO Leadership Series: Logothetis likes CIOs evolving role
11. Making deals with evolving technologies in mind
Post Your Comments:

(Date:6/24/2016)... ... 24, 2016 , ... While the majority of commercial spectrophotometers and fluorometers use ... 6000i models are higher end machines that use the more unconventional z-dimension of 20mm. ... from the bottom of the cuvette holder. , FireflySci has developed several Agilent ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 23, 2016   Boston Biomedical , an ... designed to target cancer stemness pathways, announced that ... Orphan Drug Designation from the U.S. Food and ... cancer, including gastroesophageal junction (GEJ) cancer. Napabucasin is ... inhibit cancer stemness pathways by targeting STAT3, and ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 23, 2016 , ... ... Plate® YM (Yeast and Mold) microbial test has received AOAC Research Institute approval ... of microbial tests introduced last year,” stated Bob Salter, Vice President of Regulatory ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... June 23, 2016 , ... ... launch of the Supplyframe Design Lab . Located in Pasadena, Calif., the ... future of how hardware projects are designed, built and brought to market. , ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:6/20/2016)... Securus Technologies, a leading provider of ... safety, investigation, corrections and monitoring announced that after ... secured the final acceptance by all three (3) ... Systems (MAS) installed. Furthermore, Securus will have contracts ... by October, 2016. MAS distinguishes between legitimate wireless ...
(Date:6/9/2016)... , June 9, 2016 ... Police deploy Teleste,s video security solution to ensure the safety ... France during the major tournament Teleste, ... communications systems and services, announced today that its video security ... to back up public safety across the country. ...
(Date:6/2/2016)... YORK , June 2, 2016   The Weather ... is announcing Watson Ads, an industry-first capability in which consumers ... by being able to ask questions via voice or text ... Marketers have long sought ... the consumer, that can be personal, relevant and valuable; and ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):