How Many is Too Many?

“Our employees are our most valuable asset!” What business owner would ever deny the value of his (or her) workforce?  After all, almost 100% of American companies would go out of business without employees!  They are essential to the success of almost any organization. Yet, how valued are your employees once safety enters the conversation? [...]

Employee Filed a Workers’ Comp Claim? Here are 5 Tips for Avoiding Retaliation Lawsuits

Workers’ compensation claims often result in staggering costs for employers, including the costs of escalating rates for workers’ comp insurance. As a result, employers may develop negative feelings toward the employees who file claims, and may even be tempted to fire, demote, or otherwise punish them—particularly if their job performance had already been faltering. However, [...]