Q. Who has the right to view personnel files?
A. Under Pennsylvania law, an employee, or the authorized agent of an employee, has the right to view the employee’s own personnel file upon request. The employee or the agent may view the file and take notes, but is not entitled to make copies of any documents in the file and may not remove the file from the employer’s premises.
The employer is entitled, under Pennsylvania law, to limit the employee’s viewing of his or her personnel file to one occasion per year.
Like what you've read? ...Republish it and share great business tips!
Attention: Readers, Publishers, Editors, Bloggers, Media, Webmasters and more...
We believe great content should be read and passed around. After all, knowledge IS power. And good business can become great with the right information at their fingertips. If you'd like to share any of the insightful articles on BusinessManagementDaily.com, you may republish or syndicate it without charge.
The only thing we ask is that you keep the article exactly as it was written and formatted. You also need to include an attribution statement and link to the article.
" This information is proudly provided by Business Management Daily.com: http://www.businessmanagementdaily.com/3461/employee-access-to-personnel-files "