Category Archives: Business

Liquor Liability Insurance

LIQUOR LIABILITY INSURANCE Serving alcohol is a common practice for restaurants, bars, catering companies, entertainment venues and similar establishments. While providing a wide array of beverage options is important, serving alcohol in particular can create a variety of risks for business owners. For instance, if a patron of your business becomes intoxicated and injures a…
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Keep Your Buffet Safe for Customers

KEEP YOUR BUFFET SAFE FOR CUSTOMERS A buffet can be a very convenient food option for patrons, permitting them to select what they want and take only what they need. When offering a buffet, however, you must always exercise caution and put safety first to avoid cross-contamination, which can cause serious illness. This begins during…
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OSHA Suspends Forms 300 and 301 Electronic Reporting

OSHA SUSPENDS FORMS 300 AND 301 ELECTRONIC REPORTING On July 30, 2018, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a proposed rule to eliminate electronic reporting requirements for data from OSHA Forms 300 and 301. OSHA initially established these requirements— which apply to establishments with 250 or more employees—in a final rule issued in…
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Form I-9 and Your Employees

FORM I-9 AND YOUR EMPLOYEES The Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA) took effect in 1986 to prevent the employment of illegal aliens in the United States. IRCA requires employers to hire and retain only individuals authorized to work in the United States, and imposes strict penalties on those that knowingly employ illegal aliens. To…
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FBI Urges Consumers to Reset Their Routers to Prevent Malware Attack

FBI URGES CONSUMERS TO RESET THEIR ROUTERS TO PREVENT A MALWARE ATTACK Recently, researchers at Talos—a cyber intelligence unit of Cisco—warned consumers of malware (malicious software) that specifically targets networking devices. The malware, which is known as VPNFilter, impacts an estimated 500,000 routers worldwide, particularly targeting devices from the following manufacturers: Linksys MikroTik Netgear QNAP…
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