Fair Workweek Law
in Seattle Explained
The Seattle Fair Workweek regulations apply to retail and food service establishments with over 500 employees worldwide, full service restaurants with over 500 employees and over 40 full-service restaurants worldwide. The ordinance also covers hourly employees who work at a fixed point of sale location in Seattle for 50% of the services provided to the employer.
Maintaining compliance with the ordinance can be challenging, so you need a scheduling and workforce management tool you can depend on. To avoid fees, pay attention to these key points:
At least 14 days
notice on scheduling
A good faith estimate of weekly hours, days, and shift times
10 hours of rest
Employees have the right to request input into their work schedules
Harri offers the most cohesive solution on the market to support operators in navigating the operational burden Fair Workweek regulations impose
Empower your teams with the ability to manage schedules, monitor scheduling fees, and properly report premium pay.
5 Must-Haves for Fair Workweek
Preparing for Fair Workweek
Manage these complex regulations in a proactive fashion, both from a scheduling and a timekeeping perspective, allowing operators to more effectively schedule and manage teams, while minimizing the risk of non-compliance. Download a free Fair Workweek Checklist to audit your current schedule & Fair Workweek provider.
This complete guide will thoroughly explain what the Fair Workweek ordinances means, a breakdown by cities putting it into practice, and the Harri solution.