HR and Employment Law Resources for Massachusetts

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Massachusetts is an employee-friendly state. As such, Massachusetts is one of the several states that has a ban the box law. It is also a state that has many protected classes that applies to all employers with six or more employees.

This page is a round-up of the state and municipal laws in Massachusetts.

Massachusetts Handbook

Create or update your Massachusetts Handbook with XpertHR’s comprehensive state-specific handbook policy statements. The Massachusetts Employee Handbook Table of Contents links to all available policy statements, including:

Sexual and Other Unlawful Harassment

Parental Leave

Small Necessities Leave

Sunday Work - Retail Employees [1-7 Employees]

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About This Topic

A roundup of the comprehensive state coverage XpertHR offers to help Massachusetts employers ensure they are compliant with state HR and employment laws.

Massachusetts HR Law at a Glance

Massachusetts Employment Law Manual

Employee Benefits

Employee Compensation

Employee Leaves

Employee Management

HR Strategy, Management and the Law

Labor Relations

Organizational Exit


Recruiting and Hiring

Risk Management - Health, Safety, Security