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Prospective Billing Reminders

Jul 14, 2015 by

Prospective billing began for private employers on July 1, 2015.  Prior to this change, the BWC charged workers’ compensation premiums on previous payroll.  Under prospective billing,...

Overtime Threshold Likely to Double - Proposed Changes to Overtime Rules Announced

Jul 14, 2015 by

The Labor Department’s long-awaited proposed overtime rule changes under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) have been released.  Under the proposed rules, certain white collar workers (...

Supreme Court Ruling on Same-sex Marriage: Legal Impacts on Employers

Jun 29, 2015 by

The Supreme Court’s ruling on same-sex marriage will impact employers in several ways, some requiring immediate action. The FMLA is one area of employment law that will be affected by the...

OSHA Healthcare Facility Inspections to Become More Intensive - Key Hazards Identified

Jun 26, 2015 by

OSHA is targeting hospitals and nursing homes in an attempt to reduce workplace injuries.  A recent memorandum to OSHA staff nationwide has outlined key hazards for inspectors to focus on,...

Workers' Comp. Dates and Deadlines Summer 2015

Jun 15, 2015 by

When will I receive my overcharge settlement check from the Ohio BWC? The BWC is expected to issue overcharge settlement checks on June 26, 2015. If your business submitted a claim form in...

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