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DOL Withdraws Independent Contractor Rule

The Department of Labor announced it is withdrawing the "Independent Contractor Status under the Fair Labor Standards Act" today (5/5). Source: The U.S. Department of

2021-05-06T16:56:09-05:00May 5th, 2021|Federal Guidance and Requirements|

CDC Guidance: Fully Vaccinated Individuals Don’t Need Masks Outdoors

The CDC updated its guidance for vaccinated individuals today. Two updates of note to signatory contractors include: Fully vaccinated people no longer need to wear

2021-04-27T23:16:59-05:00April 27th, 2021|COVID-19, Federal Guidance and Requirements|

DOL Reaffirms (and “Clarifies” Independent Contractor Rules)

FCA legal counsel prepared a memo reviewing what signatory contractors need to know about the DOL's recently announced rule. Read on for more. Overview The

2021-01-25T22:26:28-06:00January 13th, 2021|Federal Guidance and Requirements, Legal|

CDC Updates COVID-19 Guidance for Construction Workers

The guidance provides information on how construction workers can protect themselves, slow the spread of COVID-19 and more. Click here to access. 

2020-12-22T21:09:15-06:00November 12th, 2020|COVID-19, Federal Guidance and Requirements|

CDC Mask Guidance Update

The CDC updated its mask guidance to now state that "masks also help reduce inhalation of...droplets by the wearer." Click here for the most updated guidance.

2020-12-22T21:10:01-06:00November 10th, 2020|COVID-19, Federal Guidance and Requirements|

Health Canada Updates Face Covering Guidance

Health Canada has updated their guidance on the use of non-medical masks/face coverings. A mask or face covering should be made of at least three

2020-12-22T21:14:07-06:00November 3rd, 2020|COVID-19, Federal Guidance and Requirements|

Most Frequent Citations During Coronavirus-Related Inspections

The DOL issued guidance on the most frequent citations. The guidance is a reminder of the importance of having an exposure control plan. If your company

2020-12-22T21:14:58-06:00October 30th, 2020|COVID-19, Federal Guidance and Requirements|

CDC Updates Quarantine Guidance for Returning from Travel

The CDC removed its recommendation that individuals self-quarantine for 14 days following out of state or out of country travel from its travel guidance. The updated guidance recommends individuals follow many of the same precautions they utilize in their day-to-day activities to reduce the spread of COVID-19.

2020-12-22T21:19:18-06:00August 26th, 2020|COVID-19, Federal Guidance and Requirements|
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