An approver's ability to view employee information is limited by their scope of approval, which is defined by two things:
Approvers will only receive the requests that fall within their scope of authority. For example:
Assuming these approver settings:
HR requests in Zenefits are grouped into the following types for the purposes of approvals. Approvers will receive requests based on the types that they have authority to approve.
New Hires requests ask for approval to hire a new employee.
Approvers have 7 business days after receiving the initial request email to approve or decline a request.