Workplace Security: Massachusetts
Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Author: Leanne Coffman
- Massachusetts has not adopted the Uniform Trade Secret Act. See Trade Secrets.
- Massachusetts has extremely comprehensive regulations in place for protecting personal information. See Data Breach Notification Law.
- Massachusetts is a May Issue state, which means that officials are not required to issue concealed carry permits to applicants. See Guns and Weapons in the Workplace.
- Under federal or state requirements, nearly all workplaces must address emergency procedures. SeeEmergency Plans and Emergency Closings.