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Workplace Security: Pennsylvania

Workplace Security requirements for other states

Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.

Author: Leanne Coffman


  • Pennsylvania has adopted the Uniform Trade Secret Act. See Trade Secrets.
  • Residents must be promptly and appropriately notified of any breaches of data that include private personal information, under Pennsylvania's Breach of Personal Information Notification Act. See Breach of Personal Information Notification Act.
  • Pennsylvania is a Shall Issue state, which means that officials must issue a concealed carry weapon (CCW) permit to applicants meeting the state's qualifications. See Guns and Weapons in the Workplace.
  • Pittsburgh has requirements pertaining to reasonable accommodations for victims or survivors of domestic violence. See Local Requirements.