NEW YORK (AP) — The Biden administration has exempted most employers from long-awaited rules for protecting workers from the coronavirus, angering labor advocates who had spent more than a year lobbying for the protections.
The bill would allow K-12 students to apply for waivers for vaccination requirements based on “personal objection” and forbid employers from requiring would-be employees to show proof of inoculation in most cases.
U.S. employers added 559,000 jobs in May, rebounding from a hiring slowdown in April, with unemployment falling to 5.8%.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell last week for a fifth straight week to a new pandemic low, the latest evidence that the U.S. job market is regaining its health as the economy further reopens.
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon said Tuesday that it will stop testing jobseekers for marijuana.
"Employers generally have wide scope" to make rules for the workplace, said one law professor. Learn more about the issue, plus a roundup of today's virus news.
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The national average for workplace deaths is 3.5 per 100,000 workers per year. Wyoming posted nearly 10 deaths per 100,000 workers per year. In 2019 those deaths were 3.3 percent higher than the prior year.
Group life insurance through an employer is typically one or two times your salary, which may not be enough to support your loved ones. “You probably need at least 10 times your salary,” Stafford says.
If you’re new to saving for retirement, all the unfamiliar jargon can be off putting. Here’s a primer on 20 of the most common retirement terms, outlining what they mean and why they’re important. Start here to build your retirement planning confidence. 1. 401(k) A 401(k) is the most popular employer-sponsored retirement savings plan. With […]
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Experts say businesses can require COVID-19 vaccinations for employees, but that doesn't mean they will.
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Employers are generally not required to tell workers when someone in the workplace has tested positive for the coronavirus.
A few weeks ago, President Donald Trump proposed a payroll tax holiday to Americans earning less than $100,000 per year. The gesture is better…
As of now, it is unclear when the Legislature would ultimately vote on the two bills.
The legislation would set up something known as a "worksharing" program, opening up unemployment benefits to workers still on payroll while allowing small business owners to cut employee hours in an effort to save costs.
The American jobs machine came to a sudden halt in March as a result of the coronavirus, ending a 113-month hiring streak.
A 1095 form with proof of your health care coverage should come from your employer or from a health care exchange, depending on your situation. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (TCJA) removed the penalty for not having insurance (aka the individual mandate), so you won't be penalized for not having coverage in tax year 2019. However, if you did buy insurance, you should receive a 1095.
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TRUMP, on workers' 401(k) investments: “Up 90%, up 104%. Is there anybody doing badly with the 401(k)? ... Don’t put up your hand, I don’t believe you. The 401(k)s, they’re up 90%, 95%.” — New Hampshire rally.