Time to Update Safety Procedures and Drug Policies

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Census of 2016, fatal occupational injuries show a 7% increase in workplace fatalities in 2016.  Notably, injuries caused by violence and overdoses increased by 23% and 32%, respectively.  For more details, see the Census HERE. With such stark increases emerging, it is critical that employers review and update… Continue reading Time to Update Safety Procedures and Drug Policies

Social Media & Non-Solicitation Restrictions

SHRM posted an interesting article about how employee use of social media can violate restrictions on solicitation.  The article focused on the use of LinkedIn by employees once at their new employer.  In one situation, the employee sent a request to connect with a former colleague and when the colleague accepted the request, he was… Continue reading Social Media & Non-Solicitation Restrictions