Governor Newsom recently made a great appointment for a job important to California workers.
On August 15 the Governor announced the appointment of Douglas Parker to head Cal OSHA (as the chief of the ... Read More
I recently ran across an order regarding a procedural motion, to compel answers to some certified question(s). The underlying issue was neither complex nor worthy of further discussion. But, in the course of ... Read More
I recently took my son and members of his cross-country team on a running and history trip. The boys ran two 5K races, one in Virginia and the other in Pennsylvania. They had a good time running, and we ... Read More
Every single day, during the waning summer in the upper Midwest, we are surrounded by construction. This week, we report to you on some of the construction-related legislation and regulations ... Read More
Work comp and auto payers in many southeastern states have seen a sharp rise in facility costs over the last five years.
While ineffective fee schedules are partially to blame, the real driver may well be ... Read More
At the 2019 SAWCA Annual Convention, Mark Walls from Safety National moderated a panel discussion featuring large employers who all retain risk on their workers’ compensation programs.
The panel featured:
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Hiring and retaining good employees is a challenge for most employers, especially given the historically low unemployment rates. The hiring process is time consuming and resource intensive; and this is ... Read More
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