Examples of ADA accommodations

  • October 18, 2021

While most organizations with 15 or more workers know they are subject to the terms of Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), confusion sometimes exists...

Tesla faces record race bias verdict

  • October 15, 2021

A jury has ordered Tesla, the electric car maker, to pay a contract worker $137 million for the race discrimination and harassment he suffered at the hands of Tesla...

ADA reasonable accommodation checklist

  • October 11, 2021

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) helps people with disabilities receive the same rights and equal opportunity as everyone else. At the heart of the ADA, as it...

COVID vaccine mandate sample policy

  • October 07, 2021

There is no firm timetable yet, but OSHA will soon be rolling out its emergency temporary standard (ETS) requiring employers with 100 or more employees to ensure their...

Employee gets ticket in company car: Who pays?

  • October 04, 2021

Whether the driver is salesman Frank who makes daily business calls or administrative assistant Megan who transports herself and a few colleagues to training sessions at...

The vaccine mandate: What we know so far

  • September 15, 2021

Now that a particle or two of dust has settled from last Thursday’s announcement that OSHA will write an emergency temporary standard (ETS) requiring all employers...

W-2 vs. 1099: Which workers get which?

  • August 10, 2021

As the gig economy continues to expand, employers now more than ever need to possess a thorough understanding of the classification for each person performing services...

Some COVID long-haulers are covered by the ADA

  • August 06, 2021

Viruses can have lasting impacts on your body. I know because a bad case of the flu once left me with tinnitus. Thankfully, tinnitus isn’t debilitating; it’s merely...

FMLA Leave for Baby Bonding

  • July 29, 2021

Baby bonding is one reason an employee may take FMLA leave. However, in many cases, it may not even need to be the employee’s biological child for them to take...