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Why Employers are Personally Liable for Occupational Diseases — and What to do About It

Q. Why is this subject important to my business? For over seventy years, employers were only liable for occupational diseases suffered by employees through workers’ compensation. This meant that insurers, or self-insured workers’ compensation pro… Read More
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Independent Contractor or Employee in Missouri? What are the laws?

Increased governmental scrutiny of independent contractor relationships is a substantial concern for employers who use independent contractors in the work force. Under President Obama’s fiscal year 2012 budget proposal, the United States Department… Read More
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Categories: Employment Law