Month: August 2016

New Penalties for Safety Hazards: Construction

The new penalties are being introduced by The Occupational Safety and Health Administration. These penalties are increased versions of the penalties that already existed. The penalties are in place to ensure that work sites are safe for everyone involved. These kinds of changes are an industry-wide movement to promote safety in the workplace. New Penalties The …

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Background Screening: Employment

Employers relied on background screening more than ever in 2016. Human resources representatives who are hiring temporary or contract labor have started using background screening to vet their candidates. This process has both advantages and disadvantages for candidates. The important implications of this increase in background checks among employers are described in this article. Some Statistics …

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