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5 Employment Law Predictions For 2018 – Part II
Part I of this post offered predictions related to DOL Opinion Letters and a likely rule increasing the minimum exempt salary level under the FLSA.
United States
25 Jan 2018
Federal Contractors Must Read This!
Do you do business with the federal government? If you do, you (hopefully!) know that keeping up with the rules and regulations of being a federal contractor are no easy task.
United States
30 Sep 2016
Safely Preventing Workplace Violence
If you are an HR professional, you surely worry about workplace violence.
United States
31 Aug 2016
New OSHA Accident Reporting Rules Rule Out Mandatory Post-Accident Drug Screening
Many employers have policies and procedures that mandate drug and alcohol testing in the wake of a workplace accident, regardless of whether there is any suspicion that the employee involved was impaired.
United States
6 Jun 2016
OSHA Changes: Are You Keeping Up?
Employers want all employees to do their work and go home safely each day. A workplace injury is bad news for everyone.
United States
2 Jun 2016
Washington Energy Report - March 29 2016
On March 17, 2016, the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration ("PHMSA") issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking ("NPRM") expanding regulations for gas transmission and gathering pipelines.
United States
5 Apr 2016
"You Can’t Order Safety"
I recently read a brief article regarding the former Captain of "The Best Damn Ship in the Navy." It specifically focuses on the Captain's view that safety must be a top priority.
United States
30 Oct 2014
Ebola Alert: OSHA Releases Guidance On Employer And Employee Obligations
The question many employers now face is: when does our workforce meet the threshold of "possible worker exposure" that would trigger implementation of these standards?
United States
23 Oct 2014
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