Home     Links     Contact Us     Bookmark  
   Homepage      News      Legal Forum      Dictionary  
Home : Legal Forum : Law & Ethics

Can a supervisor legally call your home if you call in sick?
Find answers to your legal question.

Can a supervisor legally call your home if you call in sick?

Are they allowed, legally, to ask what's wrong with you?

lets put it this way there is nothing illegal about it

It may depend on what State you live in but I do belive they can call. Maybe they need to make scheduling changes if you have a lenghty illness, maybe you have a contagious decease (like the Mumps going around in Idaho), maybe you have a history of calling out sick and they are just checking up! Most companies have handbooks that are given to all employees when they are hired that explains their policy. Not the answer I bet you were looking for but I hope it helped!

Yes, unless you specifially ask them not to call or file a restraining order against them which would sure make working for them difficult. It's a pain in the butt, my boss used to always call and bother my rest if I was sick to ask stupid questions and tell me work was piling up. I finally got disgustedly mad and left the job to go to a great boss.

yes they do, but that does'nt mean you have to answer the phone.

I think they can if they haven't been called by you. I've been called before.

Most likely, yes. Depends on your situation, but I'd suggest checking your employee handbook, if you have one. If you are an employee-at-will (non-contract), then what you've effectively done is agreed to work on their terms. Those terms are generally detailed in an employee handbook of some kind - you know, the one most people throw into the back of some drawer and forget about. If their terms include proof of illness for sick days taken, there's nothing illegal about it.

Yes they can call you and ask.

Legal Discussion Forum

 attempted murder?......[read on]?
as the victim in the state of Texas what's the statute of limitations on when you can make your decision to file charges against the offender or not? clarification: I AM THE VICTIM. IT'S S...

 i would like to know what is the jail time for 145.10 - 140.05?

 Is it legal to charge different people different amounts of rent for the same type of dwelling?
Our landlord's mother and brother lives on one side of an identical duplex. Can he raise our rent without raising theirs?...

 is it possible to remove a felony from a persons record ?

 what are the waitresses bill of rights>?

 How can I find a good Private Investigator in Southern California?
I work in a professional setting. I am basically the office manager here. My boss has given me the task of finding a private investigator. We are being targeted, we believe, by a disgruntled former ...

 how many women are on death row in the United States?

 Legalize Drugs versus the street war on drugs.?
We look in neighborhoods across the USA and see entrepuners ofphamicuticaln goods. If people can drink, why can't they use their drugm of choice. It's because the goverment is behind all ...

 Okay, if you have 3 misdemeanors for drug position would you be eligible for becoming a probation officer?

 What is the safest way to run a background check on yourself? Safety and cost?

 What is the definition of FREEDOM?? Libert and Justice.. I don't see it in America, we are in a police state

 What do you think about Birth licenses?
Where you have to pass an IQ test, a psychiatric examination, and a finalcial stability report before you're allowed to conceive? (Provided conception cound be controlled)...

 Will an arrest in NY 4 years ago for driving with a suspended license be on my "Police Report"?
I am a hardworking, law-abiding individual, but like everyone else, makes mistakes. I didnt know My drivers lic was suspended when i missed a DMV court date for a cell phone violation. I was pulled ...

 How much evidence do you need to prove something?
My daughter had a horrible experience with the private non-accredited school she attended. They promised that she would get high school credit for her work there, but they were not licensed to do so....

 what crime corporates when someone cut down your backyard tree (for it is pestilence to them) without consent?
Well, our backyard tree is a jackfruit and it is cut down by our pesky neighbor. When my mother and my sister confronted the guy who cut down our tree, he volleyed vulgar words on them. That tree is ...

 what is the penalty for wounding with intent in a court of law ?

 Can property be sold by a sibling when the parents are deceased, but the estate has not been probated?
Can property be sold by a sibling when parents are deceased, but estate has not been probated?...

 Describe the recourse a convicted murderer has after being convicted by the Supreme Court?
Please help me. I really need this information. Nobody in my class can answer this question. Please help. I am a Bahamian Highschool student and this is part of a question from my coursework. Dont ...

 Gun crimes how can it be reduced? What all ways it can be monitored?

 Anyone have a copy of legal custody paper for Tennessee i can read? thanks?

Copyright (c) 2009-2013 Wiki Law 3k Sunday, February 7, 2016 - Trusted legal information for you.
Archive: Forum  |  Forum  |  Forum  |  Links