Telecommuting Agreement Law and Legal Definition

A telecommuting Agreement is a contract whereby employees are allowed to work from home. However, Employees have to adhere to the same degree of professionalism in telecommuting as if they are working from office. The Company will provide the equipment for work and the use of the equipment can be constantly monitored. The working hours of the employee can be negotiated with the company. Under this Agreement, the employee uses the equipment provided by the Company and the Company keeps a register detailing the description and quantity of equipment used by the Employee. The employee also protects the equipment against damage and unauthorized use. In this Agreement, the Company agrees for the maintenance of company owned equipment and employee will be responsible for the maintenance of the equipment provided by the employee.