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2013-09-30 23:38:22

The program’s most recent modification impacts the way in which U.S. Army Corps of Engineers personnel obtain critical DBA insurance. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Clements Worldwide, leading provider of international insurance solutions, reports that effective today, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ (USACE) pre-negotiated agreement with insurer CNA for the provision of Defense Base Act (DBA) coverage will expire. As a result, all USACE DBA policies with renewal dates...

2012-10-05 23:03:49

Iowa workers compensation law might be subject to change in the upcoming months. James P Hoffman is an attorney based in Iowa who specializes in workers compensation law, personal injury, and social security disability, who can help you navigate these changes. Cedar Rapids, IA (PRWEB) October 05, 2012 On September 18th, 2012, California Governor Jerry Brown signed a new bi-partisan bill that reduces workers´ compensation costs for businesses in California, while also increasing the...

2012-08-24 23:01:00

Vetted expands its operations in China, Japan, South Korea, Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, the Philippines, Indonesia, Singapore and Malaysia and appoints a new regional manager in the region. Raleigh, N.C. (PRWEB) August 23, 2012 (Raleigh, N.C.) Vetted International, Ltd. has appointed a new regional program manager for East Asia to oversee the management of care for injuries and claims investigations in the East Asian corridor. This includes injuries and medical care covered under...

2012-08-07 23:02:31

The program´s transition to open market dramatically impacts the way in which government Contractors and subcontractors obtain critical DBA insurance. Washington D.C. (PRWEB) August 07, 2012 Clements Worldwide, leading provider of international insurance solutions, reports the U.S. State Department´s pre-negotiated agreement with insurer CNA for the provision of Defense Base Act (DBA) coverage has expired. As a result, all DBA policies with renewal dates of July 22, 2012 or later...

2010-02-17 11:28:00

More than 90,000 jobs across the country have been created through Labor Department programs supported by Recovery Act WASHINGTON, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis today visited the Labor's Community Service Agency (LCSA) in Phoenix, Ariz. YouthBuild students at LCSA are working to retrofit a building using green construction skills acquired in a training program funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (Recovery Act), which is one-year old...

2010-02-11 12:20:00

Labor certification for temporary agricultural employment of H-2A workers in U.S. to strengthen worker protection for both American and foreign workers WASHINGTON, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis today announced a new rule regarding the H-2A program. The Labor Department will publish in the Feb. 12 edition of the Federal Register, a final rule governing the labor certification process and enforcement mechanisms for the H-2A temporary agricultural...

2009-11-30 11:06:00

New version incorporates recent changes to federal employment laws WASHINGTON, Nov. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Labor today announced the availability of an updated version of its popular Employment Law Guide, an online publication that describes the major employment laws administered by the department. The Guide helps the public -- workers and employers -- understand many of the laws affecting the workplace. For instance, it helps small businesses develop wage,...

2009-10-15 12:00:00

PEMBROKE, Bermuda, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Allied World National Assurance Company, a member company of Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, Ltd (NYSE: AWH) today introduced its new Defense Base Act (DBA) coverage, comprehensive workers compensation insurance geared towards U.S. citizen, Third Country National and Local National employees working overseas on contracts for agencies of the U.S. Government. "Defense Base Act coverage is an integral part in the continuing...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.