Do employees get paid during a Bad Weather Shutdown?

Are businesses required to pay employees during bad weather shutdowns?   Many companies have faced an emergency shutdown due to severe weather, so it is important to know whether you need to pay employees during those shutdowns.  Pay requirements differ by employee classification and by state law. It is important that you let your employees know what …

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Why get a Texas Employee Handbook?

Fairness in employment.  An employee handbook sets your employee policies and procedures in writing for your Texas business.   With a well designed Texas employee manual you will gain many benefits: 1) your HR policies will be clear and consistent, 2) you will lower the chance of misunderstanding or frustration among staff, 3) you will offer protection to the business, …

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