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    PEOs:  When Should You Explore Workers' Compensation Options?

    By Barrow Group Staff / February 17, 2021
    IS IT TIME TO CHANGE?...
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    Topics: PEO, risk management, workers compensation, napeo, Bob-Barrow

    Safety Matters:  Sleep apnea awareness

    By Barrow Group Staff / September 29, 2020
    According to a recent study sponsored by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), nearly 30% of commercial truck drivers experience mild to severe sleep apnea. Despite how common this condition is in the trucking industry, it comes with serious safety ...
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    Topics: risk management, workers compensation, staffing industry, sleep-apna

    Identify Potential Health and Safety Failings Through Mock Investigation

    By Barrow Group Staff / August 27, 2020
    When workplace health and safety incidents happen, it’s important to respond appropriately—that’s where incident investigations can help. Conducting an investigation allows employers to identify potential health and safety failings that led to the incident and make necessary ...
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    Topics: risk management, workers compensation, workplace safety, OSHA, Incident-Investigations

    temporary staffing agencies must consider their worker's credentials and their client's risks

    By Barrow Group Staff / August 26, 2020
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    Topics: temporary staffing, risk management, workers compensation, workplace safety, Employee Screening

    protect your workers from the hazards of asbestos

    By Barrow Group Staff / July 29, 2020
    Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral fiber. It was used in numerous building materials and vehicle products for its strength and ability to resist heat and corrosion before its dangerous health effects were discovered. Individual asbestos fibers cannot be seen by the naked ...
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    Topics: risk management, workplace safety, OSHA

    Tips for Preventing Sprains & Strains at Work

    By Barrow Group Staff / July 23, 2020
    Sprains and strains are common injuries for employees across industry lines. Sprains result from stretches or tears to a ligament (tissue that connects multiple bones at a joint), while strains are caused by stretches or tears to a muscle or tendon (tissue that connects muscle ...
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    Topics: risk management, workers compensation, workplace safety, OSHA

    guidelines for resuming work in film and television

    By Barrow Group Staff / July 21, 2020
    The Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers has issued a white paper meant to provide information on resuming work in the motion picture and television industry.  The appointed "task force" submitted the following guidelines for resuming business in an environment ...
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    Topics: risk management, workers compensation, workplace safety, OSHA, entertainment, COVID-19, Film, TV and Entertainment

    State-by-State covid-19 guide for film producers

    By Barrow Group Staff / July 17, 2020
    As film production ramps up in the wake of  COVID-19, rules meant to protect the health of cast and crew differ depending on the state where business is done.  The following link provides a state-by-state list of all available Covid-19 production guidelines. Obviously, ...
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    Topics: risk management, workers compensation, compliance, OSHA, special events, entertainment, COVID-19, Film, TV and Entertainment

    home healthcare: preventing exposure in unsafe conditions

    By Barrow Group Staff / June 25, 2020
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    Topics: staffing, PEO, risk management, workers compensation, workplace safety, OSHA, Caregiver, home healthcare

    Managing the Risk of Heatstroke

    By Barrow Group Staff / June 22, 2020
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    Topics: staffing, PEO, risk management, workers compensation, workplace safety, human resources, OSHA

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