Take precautions: Keep the flu from infecting workplace productivity

Flu season is upon us and according to a recent survey this illness costs businesses $76.7 million dollars per year through employee absenteeism, employee...

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Document employee performance issues to avoid problems down the road

Employee performance issue can create multiple problems if managers don’t document the problem.

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Weathering the cold: How to survive the Polar Vortex!

Protect your skin!   With temperatures at 10 degrees or below and wind chills between -10 degrees and -40 degrees, you or your child’s skin can get...

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Resolve to update your employee handbook this year

The start of the New Year is a good time to review your Employee Handbook to make sure it’s up- to- date and consistent with your current business...

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Employers must know the rules for different kinds of work breaks

The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) does not require employees (other than minors) receive any breaks, either paid or unpaid.  FLSA regulations outline...

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Case study: Fair Labor Standards Act violation proves costly for business owner

It is important to train supervisors and managers so they know the minimum wage and overtime requirements under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and...

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Individual Insurance and the Affordable Care Act: Part 2

We are back with Part 2 of BCN's ongoing series about the Individual Health Insurance Market, also called IHIM.  The IHIM is in a state of constant flux...

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Employers must accommodate religious observance requests

During this holiday season, your company may get requests from employees for time off that are not traditionally designated as a holiday by most...

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Tips for reducing liability while hosting company holiday parties

With the holiday season approaching, many companies may be planning holiday parties to show appreciation to employees and staff. These celebrations reward...

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New OSHA system takes a global approach to classifying chemical hazard

When was the last time you saw the words “OSHA” and “harmonized” in the same sentence?  That’s what we thought too.

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