A technology revolution is taking place. Find out if you’re keeping pace.
A full 56 percent of organizations say the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will significantly impact their workforce management strategy.* Organizations are faced with the challenge of managing complex, labor-related government regulations, union rules, and company policies. If your employee time and attendance solution is more than five years old, it’s outdated and may be falling short of meeting your compliance needs.
Register now for the webinar The Time & Attendance Technology Revolution: Are You Keeping Pace? Find out how the latest time and attendance technology can help you gain control of your processes, minimize compliance risk, and reduce payroll costs. You might be surprised to learn how much more efficient and easier to use your system could be.
This program will update participants on the new rules, laws and case decisions affecting workplace investigations including US Supreme Court Cases, Vance v. Ball State and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center v. Nassar, NLRB updates on the application of the Banner opinion to workplace investigations, as well as lessons learned from Turley v. ISB Lacawana, and EEOC v. Spitzer Management. Learn why a company was found liable for Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress and why the court found an investigation inadequate in Turley v. ISB Lacawana. Learn the new definitions of key terms in investigations. Practice applying these new terms through two vignettes.
Contractor safety is a significant issue because contract and contingent workers are disproportionately likely to be injured or killed on the job. The financial and legal risks for employers are also considerable. OSHA/MSHA can issue dual citations, depending on the circumstances present, injuries can result in tort litigation unless the worker can be classified as a borrowed employee or the company can be deemed the statutory employer. Increasingly, individual managers are also sued under the torts of negligence training or supervision. This program will discuss OSHA/MSHA and tort theories of liability, the IRS classification system, new data on the safety of contingent workers, and workers' compensation issues. It will also discuss how to proactively prequalify contractors, and coordinate training and other program activities to improve overall workplace safety.
This workplace harassment investigation training webinar will discuss the scope, documentation and do’s/don’ts of conducting workplace investigation, how to conduct a legally and psychologically effective workplace probe. When you receive an allegation of workplace harassment, discrimination, or other misconduct, taking prompt and appropriate action is your legal responsibility. However, understanding your legal responsibilities is only half the battle; most of the mistakes in complaint investigations involve the way the parties are treated, what they think is fair, and how the process is communicated and/or implemented.
This in-depth 90-minute webinar will teach you how to conduct a legally and psychologically effective workplace probe. Our expert will explain how to evaluate the scope of your internal investigation, how to document the steps you’ve taken along the way, and how to insulate your organization from a subsequent lawsuit. From fact finding to writing reports, this webinar will cover the do's and don'ts of conducting workplace investigations so you can gain the confidence to be an effective investigator.
Employee time is one of your organizations most valuable and costly resources. Knowledge of employee time results in faster decision making, improved scheduling and better labor cost management, making your organization more productive, competitive and profitable. In this webcast we will examine Honor based timesheets and how they can assist organizations where the culture is not to clock, with operational efficiency, cost control, regulatory compliance and employee empowerment. We investigate how “Honor based timesheets” can assist organizations build a clear picture of employee time through detailed data and reports on attendance, absenteeism, overtime, flexible working, scheduling and vacation leave. We look at how Honor based timesheets make it easy for organizations to manage employee attendance without having to change your company culture!
Prepare for an Investigation! Know which settings raise red flags when there's an evaluation of your time sheet and payroll practices. Simple things that you may think are 'set it and forget it' rules in your software may become your biggest nightmare.
We'll discuss the big areas of focus for DOL investigators as well as for money-hungry plaintiffs attorneys. We'll review what the law actually says and how it's been interpreted in DOL Administrative Interpretations and case law.
Then we'll focus on software solutions - what they can do versus what they should do.
Throughout the session, you'll learn what you can and should do to easily and legitimately demonstrate your company's compliance and beat a violation allegation.
Nearly three and a half years ago in March 2010, President Obama signed comprehensive health reform, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act into law. The law focuses on provisions to expand coverage, control health care costs, and improve the health care delivery system. As an employer, you may have noted that the Affordable Care Act is not terribly simple to implement, and there are literally dozens of provisions of which you must be aware if you are to be a profitable business and a responsible U.S. citizen.
This webinar, hosted by workplace expert Alexandra Levit and attorney Mitchel Pahl from Dwayne Morris LLP and brought to you by SilkRoad, is dedicated to helping you avoid some of the pitfalls that threaten U.S. employers, including decoding the lingo, meeting the standards, communicating the right information, navigating as a small business, and stopping your coverage. By the end of this event, participants will have a much better handle on what the law is all about and how to navigate it successfully without risking your livelihood.
Please note: This webcast does not qualify for certification credits.
Employee time is one of your organizations most valuable and costly resources. Knowledge of employee time results in faster decision making, improved scheduling, labor law compliance, and better labor cost management, making your organization more productive, competitive and profitable. Softworks understands this area better than anyone, because we have been assisting world class organisations with these challenges for over 20 years.
We strive to make a positive difference to the working lives of our users, their organization & employees and we focus our energies on staying in tune with customer needs and proactively addressing them. We would now like to share with you what our customers say “they just love” about our solutions! We invite you to join Andrew Ferguson, Softworks CEO and Dave Schulz, National Account Manager for a live 60 minute demo on Softworks most loved features as voted by customers.
In this session, Andrew and Dave will give you a behind the scenes glimpse of the coolest features and functions of Softworks leading Time & Attendance solution. They'll lift the hood on the product and share with you the key features and functions that customers say they just "can’t live without"!
They will demonstrate how Softworks Time & Attendance Solutions build a clear picture of employee time through detailed data and reports on attendance, absenteeism, overtime, flexible working, scheduling and vacation leave. Scalable and completely configurable, our solutions can apply an organization's unique pay rules and policies accurately and consistently and ensure the organization is fully compliant with legislation.
Few businesses face as much complexity in payroll administration and accounting as manufacturing. Unions, irregular hours, government contracts, high turnover and immigration issues add to the challenges of multiple jobs, pay rates, state jurisdictions, and industry-specific reporting standards.
Ammu Warrier, a recognized expert in managing contingent workers for manufacturing companies, will provide practical advice for managing industrial worker time and expense. The session will cover:
Work scheduling techniques that provide the workers needed for each production run
Establishing and enforcing pay and work rules
– consistently and accurately – across the organization.
Curbing the rising rate of litigation over alleged violations of state and federal labor laws
Building a Link between time management and worker safety
Generating workforce intelligence data that ties actual labor costs to production, even when your labor picture includes complexities such as different wages, premium pay, partial shifts, and team allocation.
This program will discuss all aspects of legally effective incident investigation and management, arising from a variety of crisis situations. Basic principles of accident investigation will be examined, as well as management of OSHA/MSHA inspections arising from occupational accidents, insurance and tort/contractor liability issues, media management, staffing, and site security. Given that improperly managed incidents can frequently give rise to OSHA/MSHA prosecution or civil tort and contract liability, learning the basic principles will help to limit legal exposures for companies and their managers. Participants will learn proper approaches to root cause analysis as well as proactive steps that can be taken to avoid crisis situations in the future.