January 2019

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Why Office Affairs are Bad News

A boss is having simultaneous affairs with three of his female employees. Can other female employees who aren't romantically involved with the boss sue for sexual haras

Keeping Your Workers Safe in the Cold

January is the height of the cold season and we’re not talking about sniffles and sneezes, but the reality of working outdoors in freezing conditions, coupled with wind and

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Worker Fired for Safety Lapse that Causes Propane Spill

Causing a propane spill by backing up his propane delivery truck without first checking to ensure the hoses were disconnected was the last straw for a worker with previous sa

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Ask The Expert: Can Customers Videotape an Employee Making Service Calls to their Home?

QUESTION Most of our employees work in customers’ homes servicing and installing phone, internet and cable. From time to time, customers will videotape our employees. 

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Don’t be ‘Out to Lunch’ on Food Safety

Saving money and time by brown-bagging it to work instead of eating lunch out makes perfect sense. But not practicing proper food safety at the office could lead to a serious

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How Secure Is Your Fortress?

With sophisticated video surveillance, bulletproof glass and security guards protecting store clerks, armed robberies have become risky business for criminals. That means

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