Children in the Workplace


Policy in Children in the Workplace, 6-6-08:


The Department of Developmental Biology is adhering to the Washington University policy regarding children in the workplace.


Washington University Policy on Children in the Workplace, found in the Supervisor’s Policy and Procedure Manual:


Section 6.34 – Children in the Workplace

It is inappropriate for children and other relatives of employees to remain in the employee's workplace during working hours. In addition, University property whether owned or leased should not be used in lieu of making appropriate child care arrangements elsewhere. This policy is intended to minimize potential liability to Washington University, avoid risk of harm to children and reduce distractions and disruptions affecting employee productivity.