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  • On August 1, 2014, New Hampshire became the 18th state in the country to bar employers from requesting access to the personal social media accounts of present or prospective employees. For more information, click here...>.

  • 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals finds that telecommuting may be a reasonable accommodation under the ADA.  

  • President Obama seeks to force American businesses to pay more overtime to millions of workers, the latest move by his administration to confront corporations that have had soaring profits even as wages have stagnated. Read More

  • New changes to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's (OSHA) Hazard Communication Standard are bringing the United States into alignment with the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS), further improving safety and health protections for America's workers. Building on the success of OSHA's current Hazard Communication Standard, the GHS is expected to prevent injuries and illnesses, save lives and improve trade conditions for chemical manufacturers. The Hazard Communication Standard in 1983 gave the workers the ‘right to know,' but the new Globally Harmonized System gives workers the ‘right to understand.' Employers are required to train employees on the new label elements and SDS format by December 1, 2013. For more information, click here...>

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