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Workers’ Compensation and Drug Formularies

Workers’ Compensation and Drug Formularies

Workers’ Compensation is a program directed at workers injured on the job in certain states to receive medical benefits and lost wages. The medical benefits cover expenses like doctor’s visits, x-rays, blood-work, and prescriptions. Prescriptions tend to be a very costly for those ....

Gates Foundation at the CEO Council

Gates Foundation at the CEO Council

Thoughts on the dicussion of CDC Director Thomas Frieden and Susan Desmond-Hellman from the Gates Foundation at the CEO Council Quote 1 WSJ- " Dr. FRIEDEN: Bill Gates has said there are really only two things that could kill 10 million people around the world. Nuclear war and a biological event, either ....

Weight Management Program Benefits in the Workplace

Weight Management Program Benefits in the Workplace

Workplace weight management programs can have a significant impact on the lives of team members as well for a company’s bottom line. A recent study conducted by Dr. Michaud of University of Nebraska Medical Center focusing on a weight management program implemented on employees at the University ....

DOT Bans All Samsung Galaxy Note7 Phones From Airplanes

DOT Bans All Samsung Galaxy Note7 Phones From ...

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), today announced it is issuing an emergency order to ban all Samsung Galaxy Note7 smartphone devices from air transportation in the United States. Individuals who own or ....

FMCSA Issues Final Rule on Windshield-Mounted Technologies

FMCSA Issues Final Rule on Windshield-Mounted Technologies

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) issued a final rule to amend the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSRs) to allow the voluntary mounting of certain devices on the interior of the windshields of commercial motor vehicles (CMVs), including placement within the area that is swept by the ....

FMCSA Launches New Safety Campaign For Sharing The Road

FMCSA Launches New Safety Campaign For Sharing The ...

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) today announced the launch of its new safety-focused campaign, "Our Roads, Our Responsibility," to raise public awareness about how to operate safely around large trucks and buses, or commercial motor vehicles (CMVs)."Trucks and buses move ....

FMCSA Issues Safety Advisory on Electronic Smoking Devices

FMCSA Issues Safety Advisory on Electronic Smoking Devices

News DigestFMCSA Issues Safety Advisory Related to the Possession and Use of Battery-Powered Portable Electronic Smoking Devices in or Around Commercial Motor Vehicles. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) is issuing a Safety Advisory to provide notice and information to owners and operators of commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) concerning ....