Better Workplaces, Better Businesses offers a national listing of businesses that support public policies to improve workplaces. These include policies that enable employees to earn paid time away from their jobs in order to address family, medical, and health issues, and those that establish standards for fair, flexible, and predictable job scheduling practices. In states and cities around the country, legislative proposals for earned sick days, family and medical leave insurance, and fair scheduling are being considered and adopted.
While local, state, and national proposals and laws may vary, businesses listed on this site share the perspective that these public policies are good both for their employees and for business and the economy. The site also features various resources highlighting the value of these policies for employers.
This website is sponsored by the following business associations:
The site is administered by the Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP) and supported by technical assistance from CLASP, Family Values @ Work, and the National Partnership for Women & Families. For additional information, questions, or comments, please send us an email.