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Saving Your Business from the Threat of Occupational Violence

Posted by: Nils | Dec 14, 2018

Over the past 15 years, workplace violence has been among the top four causes of death in the work environment, according to federal statistics. The Occupational Safety ...

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Many Supervisors Guilty of Seven Deadly Sins, Poll Finds

Posted by: Nils | Dec 12, 2018

One of the key tenets of effective management and happy employees is for managers to lead by example. It’s especially difficult to lead staff effectively and call on them...

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Safety Risks Soar as Job Market Tightens

Posted by: Nils | Dec 07, 2018

One by-product of a strong economy is more employment, but the increased activity usually results in more workplace injuries. That’s because there are more inexperienc...

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The Health of Your Drivers May Be Hurting Your Business

Posted by: Nils | Dec 04, 2018

Most goods in the U.S. are delivered by truck. Trucking companies, businesses that deliver their own product and their customers rely on well-functioning vehicles and drive...

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If You’re Leasing Employees, You May Still Be an Employer

Posted by: Nils | Nov 30, 2018

Leasing some or all employees is a common business practice. The National Labor Relations Board estimates that temporary staffing agencies supplied 2.87 million workers in ...

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Limiting Your Liability During the Company Holiday Party

Posted by: Nils | Nov 28, 2018

With the fallout from the #MeToo movement forcing employers to change their internal conduct policies, they are also reassessing the office holiday party. While gatherin...

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Marijuana Laws Require New Workplace Policies

Posted by: Nils | Nov 20, 2018

As states continue to liberalize marijuana use, employers are left in a bind in terms of enforcing no-drug policies, respecting their employees’ right to privacy and keep...

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Directors and Officers Insurance Vital for Nonprofit Organizations

Posted by: Nils | Nov 16, 2018

Nonprofits usually have a certain demographic that they serve. Often the allure of a nonprofit organization is that it attracts like-minded individuals that have a passion ...

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Cal/OSHA Issues Emergency Rules for Posting Injury Forms Electronically

Posted by: Nils | Nov 15, 2018

Cal/OSHA is implementing emergency regulations that require California employers with 250 or more employees to submit their 2017 Form 300A summaries electronically by the e...

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Tips for Thwarting Employee Fraud

Posted by: Nils | Nov 09, 2018

Most business managers and owners are well aware of the threat of loss from outsiders, and they will install alarms, hire security guards and take other preventative measur...

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