ACA Update - August 16, 2016
Should Congress make health care available to all?
Summer is FAST Approaching: Here are some tips: keep hydrated! Drink water right when you wake up - gets the organs functioning and running smoothly. be aware of fatigue/heat exhaustion signs - not sweating when it's really hot/ and getting chills - top 2 signs. drink water! stay away from the energy drinks that just [...]
Obamacare Has Barely Made a Dent in ER Visits A new report shows plenty of Americans still received potentially costly care at the emergency room after the law took effect. Emergency room visits haven't seen noteworthy increases, despite President Obama's health care reform efforts, according to a new study. By Kimberly Leonard Feb. 18, 2016, [...]
Federal Regulatory Updates for 2016 Published January 06, 2016 A number of key announcements made by the federal government may affect employers in 2016. Updates to OSHA penalties, the Social Security wage base, enhancements to the e-Verify System, and the launch of a national individual retirement account are among those generating the most attention among [...]
Warehouse Safety: General Guidelines and OSHA Citations In the U.S., there are about 7,000 warehouses employing more than 140,000 workers. Unfortunately, hundreds of fatalities also come from this industry. Injuries and deaths in warehouses are caused by improper use of forklifts, materials handling, inappropriate PPE (personal protective equipment) and more factors that employers fail to [...]