Cal OSHA 300 Log Posting Requirements 2017
From February 1 - April 30, 2017, Cal-OSHA requires employers, who are required to keep OSHA logs, to post their OSHA summary (FORM 300A) during the required posting period for the 2016 calendar year. The summary log must be posted on premises where all employees / visitors can readily view the document. Please see Related Link for more information.
President Trump Issues Executive Order on Health Care Reform
Blog post by John Garner, Bolton's Compliance Officer 1/23/17: President Trump was not able to keep his campaign promise to repeal health care reform on “Day One” of his administration; however, he did issue the following Executive Order: MINIMIZING THE ECONOMIC BURDEN OF THE PATIENT PROTECTION AND AFFORDABLE CARE ACT PENDING REPEAL By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United...
New Dollar Amounts for Cost-of-Living Adjustments
Blog post by John Garner, Bolton's Compliance Officer 1/11/17: A variety of federal agencies have released a number of new dollar amounts reflecting cost-of-living adjustments. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has announced new penalty amounts for violations of the privacy and security provisions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. If a covered entity (such as an employer-sponsored group health plan) or a business associate...