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Health Conscious? The EEOC Is Expanding Incentives for Employees' Spouses

Employee wellness programs are frequently a source of ulcer-causing angst for auto employers, but the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) is making moves to treat some of the underlying issues. In late October, the EEOC issued a proposed rule to amend Title II of the Genetic Information Non-Discrimination Act of 2008 (GINA) that would “allow … Continue reading this entry

Automotive Industry Beware: Increased Attention to Workplace Harassment and Wellness Programs by the EEOC Coming in the New Year

OSHA Turns Its Sights on Auto Suppliers
Newly appointed U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Chair Jenny Yang recently offered some insight into the EEOC’s areas of focus for 2015, providing all employers with a preview of some of the key regulatory and enforcement actions on the horizon. Two primary issues have emerged: workplace harassment and wellness programs.… Continue reading this entry