OSHA issues recommended practices to promote workplace safety and health programs in construction
As a complement to its recommended practices to help employers in general industry establish safety and health programs in their workplaces, OSHA has released Recommended Practices for Safety and Health Programs in Construction.
The Perils of the Gig Economy
Printed in the Concord Monitor on Sunday, September 4, 2016
As we approach Labor Day, it seems an appropriate time to reflect on the status of the twenty-first century worker.
The Future of Work: Diving into the Data
By Sharon Block, principal deputy assistant secretary for policy at the Department of Labor.
This article explores trends in employment including temporary work and "gig" work and the ramifications for workers.
Hot summer months pose special hazards for outdoor workers who must protect
themselves against heat, sun exposure, and other hazards. Employers and
employees should know the potential hazards in their workplaces and how to