New Alternatives Force Employers To Rethink Rules

Law360, New York (July 30, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- With the continuing rise in gas prices, employers and employees alike are looking for ways to save money on fuel costs.

For manufacturing and production facilities, where the work must be performed at the employer’s site, the options may be limited to such things as modifying work schedules to reduce the number of times employees commute during the week, coordinating car pools or even distributing gas cards.

For many businesses, however, where because of its nature, the work can be performed from home as easily as...
To view the full article, register now.