January 2018 Archives

Kentucky Bucks National Trend on Workplace Injuries

"Kentucky is moving in the right direction, but there is still much work to be done." So says state Labor Secretary Derrick Ramsey concerning recently revealed statistics on nonfatal and deadly accidents and injuries occurring in the state's varied workplaces.

Is Your Company's Employee Handbook Responsive, Up to Date?

A recent labor law article from a national publication spotlights the employee handbook, covering everything from pay, vacation time and parental leave to anti-discriminatory policies, training programs, confidentiality and more.

OSHA AND MSHA PENALTIES INCREASE IN 2018

On January 2, 2018, the U.S. Department of Labor increased civil penalties for both OSHA and MSHA violations. The increases were effectuated pursuant to the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act of 1990 (as amended by the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015). The increases are as follows: 

OSHA inspections: What are employer’s rights during and after?

The dreaded OSHA inspection is a concern for many employers, regardless of how safe the worksite is. With increased fines and expanded jurisdiction, having OSHA knock on your door can be nerve-racking. Knowing your rights as an employer can help you feel more in control of the process.

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