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All Items: Workplace Safety

  • Coronavirus (COVID-19): Health and Safety

    XpertHR offers many tools and resources to help employers evaluate health and safety considerations that may arise as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

  • Coronavirus (COVID-19): Vaccination Options and Responsibilities

    XpertHR offers many tools and resources to help employers deal with challenges relating to coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccinations.

  • Coronavirus (COVID-19): California Compliance Concerns

    With the coronavirus (COVID-19) affecting employers worldwide, XpertHR offers many tools and resources to help California employers ensure that their response to the coronavirus complies with applicable state and local laws.

  • Countdown to January 1: New Year Rings in 100+ New Employment Laws

    Date:
    January 7, 2022

    New federal, state and local employment laws will take effect on January 1, 2022, covering topics such as minimum wage, discrimination, employee leaves, payroll and health care benefits. Employers should review these developments and make any needed updates to policies and procedures.

  • California Employers: Get Ready for January 2022 Employment Laws

    Date:
    December 9, 2021

    Many new state and local employment laws will take effect in California on January 1, covering topics such as minimum wage, family and medical leave, wage theft and workplace safety. California employers should review these developments and take steps now to ensure they are ready to comply.

  • Coronavirus (COVID-19): Return-to-Work Overview

    As public health restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic ease, businesses are reopening and preparing to bring employees back to work. This resource outlines key considerations such as complying with legal obligations and avoiding discrimination; setting up effective health and safety protocols; and workplace strategies that employers should consider when returning employees to work in the wake of COVID-19.

  • Your Top 12 Return to the Workplace Questions Answered

    Employers face several challenges as they begin bringing employees back to the workplace. XpertHR offers some of the questions and answers for top issues HR professionals must understand and consider related to successfully moving back into workplaces.

  • Coronavirus (COVID-19): Remote Work

    Consider expanding employees' flexible and remote work options during the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

  • Coronavirus (COVID-19): Drug- and Alcohol-Testing Policies and Programs During the Pandemic

    Date:
    February 18, 2021

    Employee drug testing is normally a challenging issue for any employer, but the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic makes the process even more complicated. Be aware of how COVID can affect drug and alcohol testing in the workplace and how an employer can overcome these issues.

  • Coronavirus (COVID-19): How HR Can Reduce Liability Risk

    As businesses continue to reopen employers are faced with new challenges, including how to reduce the risk of liability related to COVID-19. This overview provides a look at some of those liability considerations, and the role HR takes on when it comes to protecting employees' health and mitigating litigation risks from COVID-related issues.

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Editor's Choice: HR considerations for employers regarding all areas of workplace safety. Advice and guidance on creating and keeping safety in the workplace.