On Dec. 1, 2016, new OSHA regulations aimed at “nudging” employers into creating safer workplaces went into effect. Of particular significance are the new anti-retaliation provisions, which may require changes to employers’ worksite safety incentive programs.
I recently received an email that said Snips had won an award for excellence in our industry. Great! We’re being recognized for the contributions we bring to the HVAC and sheet metal industry through our coverage, except I don’t recall entering a competition for such an honor.
Your voice on public policy carries beyond the voting booth. Regardless of how you feel about politics, the lasting legacy of our American system of representative democracy is that we the people are the bosses and elected officials are our employees.