February 2015 - IBTX Insurance

Changes Looming for Overtime Exemption Rules

February 20, 2015

  Changes Looming for Overtime Exemption Rules   By: Linda Drassen, BSM, MM/HRM, PHR; Director of Operations – Human Resource Services February 20, 2015 – On Thursday, March 13, 2014, President Obama signed a Presidential Memorandum directing the Secretary of Labor to update the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) regulations that dictate “white collar” overtime …

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The Importance of Developing a Safety Culture

February 17, 2015

  The Importance of Developing a Safety Culture   By: Antonio Arzate, Consultant – Loss Control Services February 17, 2015 – Is the safety of your employees important to you? Is the safety of your employees important to their spouse, children, and family? I hope that the answer to the last two questions is an …

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ACA Employee Mandate Here to Stay

February 4, 2015

  ACA Employee Mandate Here to Stay   By: Jennifer Black, Risk Advisor – Employee Benefits February 4, 2015 – For many businesses, 2015 has brought back the Affordable Care Act employer mandate that was delayed in 2013. Now that we know the employer mandate is not going away, what does a business owner need …

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