Do Texas Employers Have to Pay Employees for Work Missed Due to Inclement Weather?
The recent 2021 winter storm in Texas shut down a large portion of the state for the week. Lack of electricity forced the closing of many businesses. Those businesses that were able to stay open had numerous absences from employees who could not travel to work because of the snow and ice or could not work remotely because of the lack of electricity at home. A common question from employers is whether or not they are required to pay employees for work due to inclement weather. The answer depends on a couple factors. First, is the employee a non-exempt (often, Read more