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OSHA Issues Rule for Employers to Publicly Disclose Workplace Injuries

OSHA Issues Rule for Employers to Publicly Disclose Workplace Injuries

Last week, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued its final rule to “nudge” employers to increase their efforts in preventing injuries and illnesses in the workplace. OSHA states that the new rule will help to “modernize injury data collection to better inform workers, employers, the public and OSHA about workplace hazards.” Under the final […]

Workers Compensation Benefits Both Employee and Employers

Workers compensation (WC) is a form of insurance that protects employees and their families, as well as employers, when a worker suffers from a work-related injury, illness, or death. Massachusetts mandates that all employers provide workers compensation benefits to all employees. Workers compensation is a “no-fault system,” meaning that it protects both employees and employers. […]