When an employee is required to miss work due
to a physical ailment, many different issues and/or laws come
into play. We break down the most common below.
WHAT IS SHORT-TERM DISABILITY?
The term Short-Term Disability ("STD") refers to insurance payments
that are made to employees...
Don't eat that pretty red apple, Snow White!!! It has poison in it!!!!
You know the old saying, "If it seems too good to be true, it probably is"? Well, it appears that this may be the case with the new "sweet deal" the Internal Revenue Service is offering to employers who...
Ways You Can Help Make Your
Training Programs More Legally Effective
Kevin E. Hyde
Just like other initiatives, corporate training programs
have taken their fair share of budget cuts. Josh Bersin details this trend in
the current online edition of HR Management magazine ( http://tinyurl...
Rebecca Shafer, an
expert in workers' compensation cost containment best practices, has released
the 2012 edition of her guidebook Workers Compensation Management Program: Reduce Costs 20% to
Workers Compensation Management Program: Reduce Costs 20%
to 50% is divided into two main
WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) The U.S. Supreme Court on Jan. 11 held that
the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (OCSLA) "extends coverage to an employee
who can establish a substantial nexus between his injury and his employer's
extractive operations" on the Outer Continental Shelf...