Emergency contact is used for exactly that – Emergencies.
Hopefully nothing bad will happen to you while at work but should an employee need to get hold of an emergency contact they will look here.
You can find your emergency contact under the my info tab on your dashboard.
From this screen you can add a ; a contact form will appear where you can enter the following information:
NB - You have a shortcut button at the top right hand side of this form to use the address from the employee profile which will automatically populate the address fields on the form with the employee's home address.
Once you have created the record it will appear on the main emergency contact screen, if at any point you need to edit the contact click on the make the necessary updates and save it.
Once you have created/ updated your emergency contacts, your HR user will receive a notification for them to approve this change.