Nevada Notice of Limitations affecting the Application of Lie Detector Tests Poster Required
The Notice of Limitations affecting the Application of Lie Detector Tests is a labor law posters poster by the Nevada Department Of Business and Industry. This is a mandatory posting for all employers in Nevada, and businesses who fail to comply may be subject to fines or sanctions.
This poster must be posted in a conspicuous place where all employees will see it. This poster describes the limitations of the use of lie detector devices to determine the honesty or dishonesty of an individual, employees right to refuse lie detector tests in most situations, the situations in which lie detector tests are legal and what happens to employers who violate this law.
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OLC Revised Dec 2015 STATE OF NEVADA Office of the Labor Commissioner NOTICE OF LIMITATIONS AFFECTING THE APPLICATION OF LIE DETECTOR TESTS NRS 613.460(2) requires that each employer shall post and maintain this notice in a conspicuous location at the place of employment wh ere notices to employees and applicants for employment are customarily posted and read. Pursuant to NRS 613.440(2), Lie detector means polygraph, voice stress analyzers, psychological stress evaluator or any other similar device, whether mechanical or el ectrical, which are designed to determine the honesty or dishonesty of an individual. NRS 613.480(1) prohibits employers or anyone acting in the employer ’s behalf from requiring or requesting that an employee or prospective employee take or submit to any lie detector test except as provided in NRS 613.510. NRS 613.510 contains several exceptions which permit an employer to request polygraph examinations. An employer may request that an employee or prospective employee take a polygraph examination adminis tered by a qualified person as part of an investigation of theft or similar wrongdoing affecting the employer ’s business which appears to involve the employee. The employer may also request a polygraph examination administered by a qualified person with r egard to prospective employees who would be employed to protect certain kinds of sensitive or valuable property or facilities. The use of a polygraph examination is also permitted to employers in businesses that handle controlled substances. Such permiss ion exists only in situations where job applicants or employees have direct access to the controlled substances or where suspected abuse or theft is involved. NRS 613.480(3&4) prohibit an employer from taking adverse action against any employee or prospec tive employee based on the results of any lie detector test or refusal to take any lie detector test. Employers who violate the provisions in NRS 613.440 to 613.510 are subject to civil liability in court, as well as fines imposed by the Nevada Labor Comm issioner. For additional information contact our offices at 702 -486 -2650 in Las Vegas or 775 -68 4-1890 in Carson City or via Email at mail1 @ laborcommissioner.com
Other Nevada Labor Law Posters 4 PDFS
There are an additional 24 optional and mandatory Nevada labor law posters that may be relevant to your business. Be sure to also print all relevant state labor law posters, as well as all mandatory federal labor law posters.
- Original poster PDF http://labor.nv.gov/uploadedFiles/labornvgov/content/About/Forms/lie%20detector%202016.pdf , updated August 2019
- Nevada Labor Law Posters at http://business.nv.gov/Business/Workplace_Poster_Requirements/
- Nevada Department Of Business and Industry
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