View Full Version : Job abandonment California

08-17-2007, 12:06 PM
What are the ground rules for job abandonment in Ca. I have an employee that called in sick on a Wednesday, he did not call back and did not return to work until the following Thursday. He was out of work for a total of 5 days without calling in. He is a non-exempt hourly employee.
Does this contstitute job abandonment?

08-17-2007, 12:12 PM
This is not an issue addressed by law. What does your company policy say about no call/no shows?

08-17-2007, 12:23 PM
I am in the process of investigating this. The individual is actually employed by a seperate company. I manage a division that has a couple different contractors involved.

Is there such a law concerning job abandonment in California?

08-17-2007, 12:31 PM
Is there such a law concerning job abandonment in California?

Read my response again.

08-17-2007, 12:32 PM

08-17-2007, 12:48 PM
Patty.....your always so tough on me ;) But I got it thanks.

DAW, thanks for the link, I just forwarded it to my program mgr and the site mgr for the company that holds the individuals contract...

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