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Category: Workplace Safety & Health


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

When It Comes to Harassment, Workplace Silence Doesn’t Mean Everything Is OK

July 20, 2018

Via: Entrepreneur

In the last year, the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements have helped give a strong voice and support to those who’ve suffered sexual assault, harassment and bullying in workplaces at the hands of (usually white) men in power. Last October, the […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

South Carolina requires insurers to have plans safeguarding customer data

July 6, 2018

Via: ABA Journal

Less than a year from now, insurers doing business in South Carolina will be required to have a “comprehensive information security program” that protects consumer data. As of Jan. 1, 2019, insurers licensed in the state will be required to […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

5 Tips to Reduce Female Attrition in the Workplace

June 4, 2018

Via: Entrepreneur

According to a 2017 study by McKinsey about women in the workplace, women continue to get siphoned out of the corporate pipeline, and it starts at the first key career juncture. Women earn only 18 percent of promotions from entry-level […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor, Workplace Safety & Health

Want to Create a Trans-Inclusive company? Invest in These 2 Things.

May 14, 2018

Via: Entrepreneur

Even as pop culture and mass media feature more and more transgender representation, the workplace remains a hotbed of discrimination. In a 2015 study, 30 percent of trans people reported being fired, denied a promotion or otherwise mistreated in the […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor, Workplace Safety & Health

Being Vulnerable Is the Boldest Act of Business Leadership

April 3, 2018

Via: Entrepreneur

Talking about vulnerability in the workplace can be a conversation killer. Being vulnerable gets a bad rap, especially in the context of relationships and workplaces. Everyone has an opinion on the word vulnerability. People try to hide their vulnerabilities at all […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

How We Can Actually Help Women in the Workplace

January 30, 2018

Via: Entrepreneur

The current #MeToo moment is a rare inflection point for women in society, as we find ourselves in a broad and potentially game-changing conversation about how women are faring in the workplace and beyond. Everyone — from investors, board members, […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

Should Your Law Firm Have a More Creative Office Space?

January 2, 2018

Via: FindLaw

Should you have a more creative office space? Well, duh, because the ’90s want their furniture back. Unless you’ve got more retro-shtick than the Dude, his Dudeness, or Duder, it’s time for an upgrade. This is not an entirely subjective […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

Staying Out of Trouble Online: 5 Recent Developments in Internet Safety

December 6, 2017

Via: FindLaw

The internet has gobbled up everything from our shopping to our social lives, to the point that even the most committed luddites have trouble staying offline. But as many of us know, going online can get you into serious legal […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

86 percent of low-income Americans’ civil legal issues get inadequate or no legal help

June 15, 2017

Via: ABA Journal

A new report reveals the extent of the “justice gap” experienced by low-income Americans. The report (PDF), released on Wednesday, found that 86 percent of civil legal problems reported by low-income Americans in the past year were not addressed with […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

How to Protect Your Business & Secure Your Website in 7 Easy Steps

May 17, 2017

Via: Fit Small Business

Business and website security extends far beyond protecting sensitive data behind a firewall. Hackers are increasingly attacking websites and entire business systems, large and small. Their goals range from bothersome disruptions to costly takedowns like the recent WannaCry virus that […]