National Safety Month focuses on preventative measures that employees can take to maintain an accident-free workplace. In keeping with that mission, here are some best practices provided by Liberty Mutual that you can incorporate into your daily routine to ensure the safety of you and your colleagues. read more »
Lattimore Black Morgan & Cain, PC (LBMC), one of the Southeast’s largest accounting and business consulting firms, has added Scott Thompson in its Chattanooga office within LBMC Employment Partners.
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Looking for low or no-cost ways to bring a little fun into the workplace and tell your employees that you value them? Here are 10 ideas that might increase job satisfaction at your company:
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The Internal Revenue Service announced higher limits for 2015 on contributions to health savings accounts (HSAs). Issued on April 24, 2014, the IRS states in Revenue Procedure 2014-30 the inflation-adjusted HSA contribution. The higher rates reflect a cost-of-living adjustment and rounding rules under Internal Revenue Code Section 223.
A comparison of the 2015 and 2014 limits is shown below: read more »
By: Dennis Goebel
Vice President, Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
A 2008 study by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) indicated that at any given moment during daylight hours, more than 800,000 vehicles were being driven by someone using a hand-held cell phone. During that same year, nearly 6,000 people died and a half-million others were injured in car crashes involving a distracted driver, with teens having the highest proportion of distraction-related fatal crashes. read more »
The U.S. Equal Employment Commission (EEOC) recently issued details of acts of religious discrimination that employers with more than 15 workers must avoid with respect to religious dress and grooming of their employees.
The following table shows how the costs to business have risen over the same time period in millions of dollars: read more »
From roofing to flooring, “eco-friendly” materials and devices can help you save money when you’re maintaining, repairing or improving your home. Even better, they help save the environment. Join the Green Revolution and consider these simple ways to conserve energy and other natural resources. read more »
Night driving poses some special challenges and surprises. In fact, according to the National Safety Council (NSC), night driving accounts for three times as many traffic-related deaths as driving during the day. Recognizing hazards specific to night driving can help keep you and others safe. Here are some important night driving tips. read more »
Nashville, TN (March 24, 2014)- Lattimore Black Morgan & Cain, PC (LBMC), one of the Southeast’s largest accounting and business consulting firms, has added Kristal Lambert in its Brentwood (Nashville) office within LBMC Employment Partners. read more »!doctype>
Federal law requires you to employ only U.S. citizens or foreign citizens who have the necessary authorization to work in the United States. Employers normally verify employment status with Form I-9, “Employment Eligibility Verification.” But how do you know a new employee isn’t lying or providing counterfeit documents? read more »