COVID-19 Relief Bill: Summary of H.R. 6201

On March 14th, 2020, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 6201; the Families First Coronavirus Response Act bill.  On March 18th, the U.S. Senate passed H.R. 6201, intending to extend additional assistance to individuals affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. The...

Coronavirus: Are You Liable for Workplace Exposure?

The outbreak of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) – a respiratory virus that can cause fever, cough, difficulty breathing and, in less than 3% of cases, death – has caused panic among citizens in areas where patients have been identified. This...

2020 Brings Changes to Cal/OSHA Reporting

Be safety aware and lower your workers’ compensation premiums.On January 1, 2020, changes to Cal/OSHA’s reporting requirements went into effect, making them even more specific than before and adding confusion for employers in the state who are struggling to juggle...