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Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

8 Ways IoT Devices Can Improve Your Business Office

September 3, 2019

Via: Entrepreneur

The Internet of Things, or IoT, is a growing infrastructure of internet-enabled objects ranging from vacuums to light bulbs, all aimed at increasing control, automation and even data collection. IoT can be a huge benefit for a business office when […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

5 Ways Your Chronic Stress Is Affecting Your Business

August 28, 2019

Via: Entrepreneur

The distinction between acute stress and chronic stress is important. Examples of acute stress include the stress you experience after having an argument with an employee, delivering an important presentation, suffering through a bad day at work, or toiling toward […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

What Is Pay-As-You-Go Workers’ Comp Insurance?

August 19, 2019

Via: Fit Small Business

Pay-as-you-go workers’ compensation insurance is a policy where the premium adjusts with every processed payroll. This prevents shocking post-audit bills by basing the insurance premium on actual payroll for accurate bimonthly billing. Traditional workers’ compensation insurance policies estimate annual payroll […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

10 Most Common Workplace Injuries & How to Avoid Them

July 10, 2019

Via: Fit Small Business

If you’re concerned about worker safety and minimizing workers’ compensation insurance costs, it’s important to avoid the most common workplace injuries. Not all injuries are work-related but happen at the business location or during actual work activities, putting small business […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

Bullying and sexual harassment ‘are rife in the legal profession,’ global survey finds

May 16, 2019

Via: ABA Journal

One in three female lawyers have been sexually harassed in a work context, while one in two women have experienced bullying in the workplace, according to a recently released global survey of nearly 7,000 lawyers in 135 countries. The numbers […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

Federal judge vacates Medicaid work requirements in Arkansas and Kentucky

March 28, 2019

Via: Jurist

James Boasberg, a judge for the US District Court for the District of Columbia, issued two opinions on Wednesday blocking the Medicaid work requirements in Kentucky and Arkansas. The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) approved Kentucky’s work […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

Nevada Workers’ Compensation Insurance: Top Providers & Rules

March 8, 2019

Via: Fit Small Business

Workers’ compensation insurance is state-mandated coverage that pays expenses associated with on-the-job injuries and occupational illnesses. Workers’ comp typically covers partial lost wages, medical bills, and survivor benefits. In Nevada, employers are required to carry workers’ comp when they have […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

Oregon Workers’ Compensation Insurance: Top Providers & Rules

March 6, 2019

Via: Fit Small Business

Workers’ compensation insurance is a policy that pays for employees’ medical bills and lost wages if they suffer work-related injuries or illnesses. Oregon laws make business owners get coverages when they have one or more full- or part-time employee. Oregon […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

The Best Communication Skills for Workplace Success

March 4, 2019

Via: Entrepreneur

You might be a put-your-head-down-and-get-things-done kind of employee, but no matter your work style, you can’t avoid communicating at the office — on a screen or in person. “In 2019, we Slack, ping, text, Zoom, email, call and meet face-to-face,” […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

HHS proposes rules to increase interoperability of electronic health information

February 13, 2019

Via: Jurist

The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on Monday proposed new rules to improve the interoperability of electronic health information. The rules, issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Office of the National […]