Yesterday's heartbreaking school shooting demands major long term efforts, but there are some immediate steps that employers and other organizations can take to at least limit the fatalities resulting from shootings and other trauma. Trauma is the leading cause of death for Americans under age 46, and yet we have not altered our first aid and training efforts.
Hopefully you are aware of the continuing escalation of all forms of whistleblower and retaliation claims, including under the 21 Anti-Retaliation laws enforced by special investigators from OSHA’s Whistleblower group. If not, check out the News Room on OSHA’s Whistleblower page.
Ok… I admit to sounding like a British tabloid writer. However, how often can one discuss a Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) case set in an upscale bar, involving allegations of retaliation and threatening social media posts? I suspect that lawyers dream of such cases.