No matter how cautious or conscientious you are about adhering to all the health and safety rules of your workplace, the potential of suffering from a workplace injury is always imminent. Not only can such injuries put an employee at risk of hospitalization or death but also reduce productivity,...
Both law firms and companies alike need to hire lawyers either to service their clients or as in-house counsel. Finding and retaining the proper attorneys can be challenging given the vast number of applicants and the specific nature of individual roles. One way that hiring a lawyer can be...
Job related accidents often lead to medical expenses, loss of income due to recovery, and life-long injuries. Workers compensation was designed to reimburse employees for these expenses. To qualify for workers compensation, an employee must have sustained an accidental injury while performing duties within the scope of their job...
Despite the passage of laws to protect workers from gender inequality in the workplace, the problem still exists. Subtle practices such as veiled remarks or overt unequal pay continue to plague some companies. Typically considered an act towards women, gender inequality can affect both sexes. Types of Workplace Gender Discrimination Gender...
With a rising number of people opting to participate in legal secretary training in London to kick-start their legal secretary careers, today we are here to explain to all why we believe this is, with the ultimate intention of enabling those considering this career to understand whether they are...
Investigations in the workplace are never a pleasant affair, but they can be made as easy and as clean as possible with the intervention of professional employee malpractice investigations. This article will illustrate when and why you need these services to fulfil your corporate due diligencein order to protect...
In California, Workers’ Compensation Insurance is mandatory for businesses to carry. However, this type of insurance can be confusing. The following is a breakdown of some of the important parts to help you have a better understanding. Workers’ Compensation insurance is a type of coverage that provides wage replacement and medical...
What food-lover hasn’t imagined starting their own restaurant? The hustle and bustle of the kitchen, the appreciative customers, the excitement of devising your own dishes and designing your own menus. Though the creative opportunities are many, the restaurant industry is also one of the most heavily-regulated in America. This...
Your probation is a sentence within a sentence. When you have been convicted and sentenced for a crime, it is not uncommon for a period of probation or court supervision to be added into your sentencing. This is a set period of time during which you are expected to...