The issue of medical marijuana and employment law is still evolving, making it difficult for employers to understand the legal implications and find affordable workers’ compensation insurance.
The Commercial Line
The United States is once again a “rising star” of global manufacturing thanks to falling domestic natural gas prices, rising worker productivity and a lack of upward wage pressure, according to a recent report by the Boston Consulting Group.
There are multiple factors that make the construction industry prone to workers’ compensation claims. One of these is the natural danger of the profession.
In late 2002, the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act began as the first stage of the federal government’s guarantee or “backstop” of coverage for losses from terrorism. We are now approaching expiration of the federal program.