Being hurt at the workplace can be at best frustrating, at worse cause you to lose your job. Depending on where you live, your rights as an employee will be different. In some states, for example, you do not get worker’s protection until you work at a new company...
OSH stands for the Occupational Safety and Health Act and it was developed in the 1970s. In today’s culture, it’s easy to gloss over OSH and call it health and safety. Whatever makes employees safe, right? Yes, although their well-being is paramount, businesses can’t gloss over the act because...
Unfortunately, there is no way to guarantee that your business won’t end up getting sued somewhere down the line. There are always things that can go wrong, no matter how careful you are. The good news is that there are plenty of things you can do to reduce the risks...
There are few things more gratifying than starting your own business. Unfortunately, there are even fewer things that are quite so risky. Getting sued is something that many entrepreneurs fear most, and although it’s impossible to completely rid yourself of this risk, as the business owner, it’s your responsibility...
Lawyers spend a lot of money on advertising and marketing in an attempt to get their names out there and obtain clients, but one of the best ways to make your practice flourish is through systematic cultivation of referral sources. First, map out a strategic plan to capitalize on referrals...
Law enforcement is always more than just a job. Being able to uphold right and wrong, help your community, and deliver justice is a vocation many take pride in. With this being said, if you have been working the same job for a long time in any sector, you...
If you have started a business or you are thinking to start a business in the U.S. Then you should get yourself familiar with some of the important business laws that are followed in the U.S. For your convenience we have described some of the fundamental business laws for...
When working in the legal services industry, staff productivity is directly related to the success of your business. If your employees can’t work efficiently, service levels can drop, and this could be the difference between a client choosing to use your firm, or a competitor’s. But did you know that...
There are two professionals that every business will need from as early on as possible; an accountant, and a good business solicitor. Most new business owners will be fairly sure of their need to hire an accountant; after all, you’ll need somebody experienced to balance the books, help you...
It’s never a fun experience to be injured at work. In fact, you’re far more likely to be angry, upset and frustrated if you do experience an injury at work. You might even shout at your colleagues, you might threaten to sue your employer and you might find yourself...