Visitors in the Workplace
Originator: Office of Human Resources
Subject: Policy on Visitors in the Workplace
University of Maryland University College seeks to provide a workplace for all employees that is professional and free from distractions.
For the purposes of this Policy, visitors in the workplace are defined as non-employees who do not have official business with the University. Visitors in the workplace may include children, spouses, relatives, and friends of employees.
- Individual department or unit supervisors may impose restrictions on visitors in the workplace which are appropriate for the successful operation of that department or unit.
- Except when approved in advance by the department or unit supervisor, all visitors in the workplace may be restricted from visits to the workplace.
- The work site is not a substitute for a day care center. Employees are responsible for arranging alternative day care or using vacation leave, sick leave or leave without pay, as appropriate.
- The employee shall be responsible for the acts of visitors in the workplace and shall supervise their children when they visit.
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