A Workplace Policy on Clocking In And Out At Work (Level 3)

Written by T. Pascal Brown

Description: An example of a policy about starting and finishing work

Instructions: Read the sentences below and answer the questions or fill in the spaces.

Important Points are:

What the expectations are for you as an employee.
The importance of understanding and following instructions at work.
That working hard is the same as working smart.
That clocking in and clocking out is required of each employee.
That rules are to be followed by employees.



Staff are required to clock in on starting work, and to clock out after finishing work at the end of the day.

Job Standards

Staff may only clock their own card.


On arriving at work, staff must clock in. On leaving work, staff must clock out. This applies to any absence during the working day as well.

It is unacceptable for staff to clock any other person’s card, and if this is done, may lead to Disciplinary Action being taken