Tag: workers compensation

Choosing a Safe Start for Every New Employee

Filed in Construction Industry, Labor, Safety and Health by on September 19, 2015 1 Comment
Choosing a Safe Start for Every New Employee

NAHB and Builders Mutual provide free tools to employers to conduct basic training for new workers.

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Don’t Get Caught: Use the NAHB Independent Contractor Guide

Don’t Get Caught: Use the NAHB Independent Contractor Guide

Home builders, remodelers and their trade partners often hire independent contractors for specialized tasks. But none want to fall afoul of states that may classify these contractors as “employees” under tax, employee benefit, labor and employment laws. Now there’s help.

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Workers’ Compensation Fraud: What to Look For

Filed in Business Management, Labor, Safety and Health by on December 1, 2014 3 Comments
Workers’ Compensation Fraud: What to Look For

Workers’ compensation insurance fraud can be committed by employees, employers, insurers, agents, doctors, lawyers or anyone else involved in the workers’ compensation process. But workers’ comp fraud primarily penalizes employers and their employees.

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Builders Helping Builders: Fraudulent Workers’ Comp Claims

Filed in Labor, Safety and Health by on November 30, 2014 4 Comments
Builders Helping Builders: Fraudulent Workers’ Comp Claims

Builders Helping Builders is an interactive blog post that allows members to tap into the vast knowledge and experience of the entire Federation in one convenient location.

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OSHA: New Reporting Requirements Start Jan. 1

Filed in Labor, Safety and Health by on November 26, 2014 4 Comments
OSHA: New Reporting Requirements Start Jan. 1

Beginning Jan. 1, 2015, there will be a change to what covered employers are required to report to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.

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Builders Mutual and NAHB Partner to Keep the Housing Industry Safe and Profitable

Filed in Awards, Labor, Safety and Health, Sponsored Content by on September 19, 2014 0 Comments

Builders Mutual Insurance Company discusses an alarming new safety issue trending in the home building industry, and how they’re helping builders combat it.

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