RESULTS FOR PRACTICE AREA CATEGORY: Injury, Liability & OSHA Litigation

Dec. 26, 2013Jill R. Jensen-Welch, Iowa Employer Law Blog
OFCCP-regulations

Employers should take note of new OFCCP regulations for the Rehabilitation Act set to take effect in March of 2014.

Nov. 1, 2013The Dickinson Law Newsroom
Best-Law-Firms---DMTH

Dickinson, Mackaman, Tyler & Hagen, P.C. has been named a Tier 1 National “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News & World Report in 2014.

Apr. 17, 2012Joan M. Fletcher, Iowa Employer Law Blog
Federal court sides with employer on OSHA statute of limitations issue

In a recently decided case, AKM LLC, d.b.a Volks Constructors v. Secretary of Labor, the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit sided with the employer on the issue of whether OSHA’s record keeping requirement and five year regulatory retention period allows OSHA to disregard the Act’s six month statute of limitations period.

Mar. 16, 2012David M. Repp
Parental liability in Iowa: Who pays for Dennis’s menace?

To what extent can Iowa parents be liable for damages caused by their children? Generally, under common law, parents are not responsible unless the damages can be directly attributable to some action or inaction of the parent. Under the Iowa Parental Responsibility Act, though, parents may be liable for their children’s unlawful acts no matter how closely they are supervised or controlled.

Jan. 30, 2012Joan M. Fletcher, Iowa Employer Law Blog
Reminder: Iowa OSHA Form 300A posting deadline approaching

The February 1 Iowa OSHA Form 300A posting date is almost here. If you have not done so already, it’s time to create an annual summary of injuries and illnesses recorded on your Iowa OSHA 300 Log.

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