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HRWS (Chart): Tracking Unemployment Rate Changes from April to May 2022

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Click the link below to view the HR Workplace Services (HRWS) Chart, tracking Unemployment Rate Changes from April to May 2022 (statistically significant states): HRWS Unemployment Chart April-May 2022 About HRWS HR Workplace Services, Inc. (HRWS) partners with the nation’s top insurance brokers and agencies providing their clients with best-in-class services for support and HR concerns,…

OSHA: Lightning Safety When Working Outdoors

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Click here to read the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s fact sheet on working outdoors in lightning …

DOL: Guidance on Sub-Minimum Wages for Disabled Workers

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Click here to view the US Department of Labor’s (DOL’s) guidance on law limiting sub-minimum wages for workers with disabilities …

HHS: Guidance on HIPAA and Audio-Only Telehealth

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Click here to reach the U.S. Department of Health and Human Service’s (HHS’) guidance on HIPAA and audio-only telehealth …

The SBA Changes “Number of Employees” Calculation Factors for Multiple Programs

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The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is adopting a 24-month average to calculate a business concern’s number of employees for eligibility purposes in all of SBA’s programs – the change becoming effective, July, 6, 2022. Additionally, the SBA is also permitting its Business Loan, Disaster Loan, Surety Bond, and Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) programs…

IRS: Mileage Rate Increased for Remainder of 2022

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Click here for details on the Internal Revenue Service raising mileage rates for the remained of 2022 … 

EEOC: Opens Registration for Training Courses

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Click here to read the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s (EEOC’s) announcement regarding open registration for training courses …

2021 PCORI FEES DUE BY JULY 31, 2022

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It’s that time of year again; the annual Patient- Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) funding fee is due by the end of July. For self-funded plans, the self-insured employer/plan sponsor is responsible for submitting the fee and accompanying paperwork to the IRS. Employers subject to the fee must submit it by July 31st of the…

OSHA: Wildfire Evacuation Planning

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Click here to view the Occupational Health and Safety Administration’s guidance regarding organizational wildfire preparedness and evacuation planning for companies operating in moderate to high-risk areas …

HHS: Statement Regarding Medicare Part B Adjustment

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Click here to read the Department of Health and Human Services statement regarding the forthcoming adjustment to Medicare Part B Premiums in 2023 …

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