Employee Handbooks

Hundreds of up-to-date federal, state and key municipal policy statement templates and guidance to help you create and maintain a legally compliant employee handbook for every state you operate in.

This tool:

  • Includes from 8-50 handbook policy templates for every state, as well as dozens of municipal handbook statements (such as New York City, San Francisco, Chicago and Seattle).
  • Includes legally mandated and optional policy templates, to help you create or update an employee handbook.
  • Offers tips on when to include each policy statement in their handbook.
  • Provides guidance on the risk of implementing each policy, and implications of current and future developments in the law.

Access sample employee handbook statements now:

National Handbook

Access our National Handbook Table of Contents for links to all our national policy statements which together combine to form a proposed National Employee Handbook.

California Handbook

Access our California Handbook Table of Contents for links to all our California-specific policy statements and national policy statements which together combine to form a proposed California Employee Handbook.

State Supplements

Access our individual state supplements below for links to all state-specific policy statements for that state. These state supplements are designed to be used together with the national policy statements set forth in the above National Handbook Table of Contents.

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