Tag Archives: H1N1

They Did it Again: Congress Introduces Another Bill That Would Mandate Paid Sick Leave for “Contagious Illnesses”

Congress is at it again: they have introduced another H1N1-related bill that would require employers to provide paid sick leave to employees with “contagious illnesses.” Again, while seemingly a compassionate move on the part of Congress, employers are left to … Continue reading

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Employers Beware: New House Bill Looming That Would Mandate Paid Sick Leave For “Contagious Illnesses”

As if it’s not tough enough for employers to survive what many economists have coined the worst economy since the Great Depression, now, Congress wants to heap another financial burden on employers: to have them provide paid sick leave to … Continue reading

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Still more on H1N1

Some people are brushing off all the swine flu news as media hype, but Barack Obama is not one of them.  Yesterday President Obama declared the swine flu outbreak a national emergency.   The announcement comes as vaccine manufacturers struggle to … Continue reading

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H1N1 Update

It really seems that the topic of a swine flu outbreak cannot be avoided. Indeed, as I blog about this very issue, Anderson Cooper is on the television discussing how the vaccine is scarce. As we previously blogged last month, … Continue reading

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H1N1: Is Your Business Ready?

No doubt you’ve heard the concerns that the H1N1 virus will run rampant during the up-coming flu season and the vaccine manufactured to protect against the virus may not be available to the general public until the flu season is … Continue reading

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