An Overview of Gifts and Taxes

An Overview of Gifts and Taxes

Gifts and taxes can be tricky. Decades ago, the Supreme Court made a landmark decision establishing that a transfer only constitutes a tax-free gift if it is made through “detached and disinterested generosity” or “out of affection, respect,...
Questionnaire on Workplace Safety

Questionnaire on Workplace Safety

A workplace safety program is one of your protections from workplace injury losses. A disabling injury in your workplace can cost $25,000, $100,000 or even more. Most employers see these costs through higher Workers’ Comp premiums. Indirect Losses Insurance...
Tips for Social Media Policies

Tips for Social Media Policies

Social media sites such as Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube and blogs can be powerful business tools. But they also carry risks, including inadvertently disclosing corporate trade secrets or engaging in behavior that can harm your company’s reputation if you...
OSHA: Hazard Communication Training

OSHA: Hazard Communication Training

In 2012, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) revised the Hazard Communication Standard (29 CFR 1910.1200) to align it with the United Nations Global Harmonization System (GHS).  The goal in adopting provisions of the GHS into the hazcom standard...