2018 California Employee Handbook Template $29.95
For small business in The Golden State
Recent updates include federal overtime pay regulations and/or California regulations that exceed the federal minimums. Update also includes language regarding use of Marijuana and language regarding company information stored on personal devices.
Contains all major policies for small business with specific language for California regulations, including language covering employee leave policy, and complies with federal guidelines and requirements for employers.
Creating an employee handbook can be very time consuming, and costly. Figuring out what to include and how to word it can tie up the HR and legal departments for weeks...or months. And now you've been assigned the task of creating one for your California small business.
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All the hard work has been done for you. The template masters at the Employee Handbook Store started with an attorney-drafted document which and been reviewed and polished by HR professionals, and created the best employee handbook template on the market. Developed to comply with California and federal labor laws, this template includes the policies used by 99% of all small businesses. So unless your business is extremely unusual, you found exactly what you are looking for!
Formatted for California:
- California-specific template - over 100 policy topics.
- Easily customize with your company logo.
- Many topics have multiple options.
- Easily edit, delete or add topics.
- Acknowledgement form for employees to sign.
- FREE Safety Manual template with over 30 topics.
- FREE No-Compete & Non-Disclosure agreement.
- FREE Drug Testing Policy and Consent Form.
- Formatted in Microsoft Word for PC or Mac.
- Available in PDF format.
- Available in MS Works format.
- Available In RTF (Rich Text Format).
Comply With California Requirements
In addition to meeting requirements for California, policies provided in this template adhere to federal labor laws which meet or exceed state laws. California has state-mandated special requirements, that exceed federal requirements, for short-term disability leave for all employers with five or more employees. The employee handbook offered here includes a policy defining adherence to the California requirements for short-term disability leave, to be used as company policy by in-state employers. In keeping with state requirements, all other policies adhere to federal labor laws as outlined in the handbook template offered here*. California small businesses will find, included in this template, policies for cell phones and texting, breaks, conduct, employee use of company vehicles, employee dress code, computer use, compensation, and nearly 100 other optional topics.
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Labor laws require that all businesses have written policy and enforce policies uniformly with all employees. An employee handbook is simply the best, most cost-effective method for complying with this requirement.
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*Note that state laws may change at any time, without notice. It is important that the purchaser have the final handbook reviewed by legal council annually
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Logically organized for ease of use, topics are included for policies, procedures, employment standards, benefits, discipline and more. Many topics provide two to four options per topic (based on your preferences) for issues like smoking on company property. Developed by HR and management professionals, this template includes options that comply with federal FMLA and EEOC requirements.
Printable or Save as PDF to post or email
Print and distribute the handbook, or save it as a PDF which can be distributed via email or posted on the web for employees with access. When printed, the product is set up to allow for 3-hole punching along the left side as well as punching or binding along the top.
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Information About CA Employment
Department of Labor
For answers to questions by employers or employees, regarding employment law issues, contact:
CA Department of Industrial Relations
Office of the Director
455 Golden Gate Avenue
San Francisco CA 94102
The employers listed below are considered some of the top employers in California. Each firm is required to offer written policy to their employees.
Bank of America
City of Los Angeles
County of Los Angeles
Edwards Air Force Base
Los Angeles Unified School Dist.
SBC Pacific Bell
State of California
University of California
USC - University of Southern California
Small and medium-size California businesses collectively make up a substantial part of the state's employers. Any business with one or more employees is required by labor laws to have written policy made available to employees and enforced equally.