Bringing Children to the Workplace Policy
Managing the health, safety, productivity and liability risks of kids in the workplace.
One way employers can support the parental needs of employees with young children is to allow them to bring their kids to work. Such a policy has become increasingly common as a temporary measure in response to COVID-19 school and daycare closures. If you opt for this approach, you need a policy to ensure that bringing children to work doesn’t cause distractions, interference with operations or health and safety hazards. Here’s a Model Policy you can adapt that addresses these challenges.