Most days Levitan works at home
late at night and early in the morning to get uninterrupted time in which to respond to the e-mails from Malaysia, Japan, Australia and England that are part of the firm's business-development work.
Ten percent of the entire US workforce works at home
and the trend of the 'virtual office' is becoming more common," said Marty Marston, Public Relations Manager, IKEA, NA.
The letter explained that when an employee works at home
, the employer "is responsible for correcting hazards of which it is aware, or should be aware.
An AT&T survey says its typical telecommuter saves two gallons of gas, 43 pounds of pollutants and 41 miles of travel each day he or she works at home
The Writers Guild of America agrees with the Daily News that everyone who works at home
and places no burden upon city services should be exempted from both the city home occupation permit and business license requirements.
Broadly defined, anyone who works at home
, at a client's office, in a satellite office or a telework center, or on the road can be considered teleworking; the Dieringer research results announced by ITAC deal exclusively with home-based telework.