Expect the Unexpected: Lessons for Employers from Recent Tragedies

Source: Katharine H. Parker, Employee Relations Law Journal, Vol. 39 no. 4, Spring 2014
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While the personal and societal impact of natural disasters and other tragedies are the first and foremost concern, these events also highlight for business the importance of having a plan in place before disaster strikes. The authors of this article reviews employers’ legal obligation to employees during these events.