The work injury and illness data reporting system is inaccurate, the Government Accounting Office finds, and the agency recommends several significant changes to workplace audits by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
According to the GAO, factors affecting the accuracy of employers’ injury and illness data, include disincentiv Read more
CCH offers a sample letter for management to send to employees if someone comes down with a contagious disease in the workplace—such as a confirmed case of swine flu. Read more
The national law firm of Jackson Lewis offers eight steps in responding to employee concerns about potential workplace exposure to the swine flu and management action to safeguard their well-being.
Among the steps: communicate to employees that management is following the situation closely and will take all necess Read more