ERIC Number: ED313313
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Law in the Workplace. You and the Law Series.
American Bar Association, Chicago, IL. Public Education Div.
Meant to help both employees and employers avoid problems by generally explaining the law of the workplace and suggesting places to turn for further information concerning particular situations, this booklet is presented in a question/answer format. The areas covered and their subtopics are as follows: (1) recruiting and hiring; (2) employees' rights and responsibilities on the job--wages and hours, job safety, employee privacy, unions and collective bargaining, discrimination, unique rights of government employees, and performance reviews and discipline; (3) out of work--job security, unemployment benefits, social security disability, workers' compensation, special disability plans; and (4) planning for retirement--social security, pension plans. The booklet concludes with a section on where to get more information. (JB)
Descriptors: Age Discrimination, Civil Rights, Disabilities, Employer Employee Relationship, Employment Problems, Laws, Occupational Safety and Health, Racial Discrimination, Retirement, Sex Discrimination, Unemployment, Workers Compensation
Order Fulfillment, American Bar Association, 750 N. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611 (1-9 copies, $2.00 each, 10-99 copies, $1.50 each, over 99 copies, $1.00 each).
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reference Materials - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Bar Association, Chicago, IL. Public Education Div.
Note: For related documents, see SO 020 447-449.