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NY Construction Accidents cause Record Number of Fatalities

The New York construction industry is facing questions about safety after a spike in work-related deaths. In 2016, construction accidents accounted for the highest number of industry fatalities in 14 years, according to a report by the New York Committee for Occupational Safety and Health (NYCOSH). Read more

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New York Paid Family Leave Act: What Employers need to Know

As of the first of the year, private employers in New York State are required to grant employees paid time off under certain circumstances. New York’s Paid Family Leave Act, which comes at no financial cost to employers, allows workers to take time off to care for loved ones without losing their job. Read more