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Addressing root cause in a program and beyond

Worrying about contingent turnover? Accidents don’t just happen. Dig deep to get to what really needs fixing.
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UK: IR35 off-payroll rules’ private-sector expansion

The UK government opens consultation on private-sector IR35 independent contractor tax rules.
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Facility pays $100K in back pay to misclassified workers

A retirement home operator has paid $103,389 in back wages to 20 employees after the US Department of Labor determined they were misclassified as independent contractors.
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Safety check: Dwindling audit numbers raise red flags

A local editorial board sounded the alarm over workplace safety audits of staffing agencies in Ontario. Audits aside, workplace safety should be a paramount concern of every employer, writes Managing Editor Sharon Thomas in The Staffing Stream.
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Court hands oil industry IC classification win

The Fifth Circuit ruled drilling engineers in the oil & gas industry are independent contractors in reversal of lower court ruling.
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