British health and safety organization. The main aim is to keep people as healthy and safe in the workplace as possible. The specific areas that the organization covers include occupational health and safety and health safety risk assessment as well as health and safety regulations and workplace health and safety. As well as commercial activities, BSC also run charitable initiatives.
Classmates Online, founded in 1995 and based in Reston, Virginia, is a leader in online social networking. The company connects millions of members from all over the U.S. and Canada with friends from schools, work, and the military. There is also an international subsidiary. On the website, users can search by state or by college, workplace, or military. The site has an events and reunions link.
The Occupational Health and Safety Administration, founded in 1971 and part of the Department of Labor, is charged with ensuring employee safety and health in the workplace. OSHA compliance info, including downloadable posters, Laws and Regulations, and Enforcement, are included on the site, along with information about recent legislation and whistle blower protection. There are pages about issues like biological agents, construction, emergency preparedness, and ergonomics.
The following articles provide recent workplace-related news.
Men and women can have a hard time working together productively in today's workplace. Some suggestions to help bridge the gap.
By Victor Lipman, Contributor. Forbes. Tuesday, 22 Jan 2019 15:23:00 -0500.
Workplace retaliation claims have nearly tripled in frequency over the past decade and now are one of the most frequent claims filed in employment-related lawsuits and administrative charges.
Nathan Okelberry. Hotel Management. Monday, 21 Jan 2019 16:29:28 +0000.
The group launched a campaign on Tuesday, via Twitter and Instagram, pushing to end forced arbitration, which can limit employees legal options in cases of workplace discrimination. ...
Yahoo. Tuesday, 15 Jan 2019 12:17:52 -0500.
Dear Liz: Can you please explain to me why the IRS allows an employee in a workplace 401(k) to contribute $19,000 but a wage earner without a 401(k) can contribute only $6,000 to an IRA? This seems grossly unfair. ...
Liz Weston. Los Angeles Times. Sunday, 13 Jan 2019 03:00:00 PST.
The nonprofit Callisto is bringing its digital reporting platform to the office. The goal: to identify repeat #MeToo offenders and protect their accusers
Wall Street Journal. Thursday, 10 Jan 2019 14:32:03 EST.
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