May 27, 2016

May Member News


Risk Management CornerAn Impossible Skill

Federated_Logo_vector_Black_PMS_484_TaglineAs you’re reading this article, are you doing something else at the same time? Maybe you’re eating, listening to the radio, or even planning your day. You might think you’re multitasking, but—and this may come as a surprise—you’re not. Scientists have learned that our brains don’t process more than one stream of information at a time. READ MORE

HR Question of the Month – Does surrogacy affect FMLA and short-term

disability? Question: We have an employee inquiring about her rights under FMLA and Short-Term Disability if she becomes a surrogate mother. This would be a voluntary election. The employee has worked over 1250 hours and been with the company over a year. Would surrogacy be treated as any other disability/pregnancy as defined by FMLA and short-term disability? READ MORE

It’s Your Life – Once More with Feeling—Are You ACA Compliant?

The overwhelming flood of Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act mandates and related IRS regulations is about to reach another deadline. Some employers have been paying for their employees’ individual health insurance policy premiums. An IRS update (Notice 2015-17) states that this arrangement is considered a “health plan” but is not ACA-compliant. The sponsor of such a non-ACA-compliant health plan could face an excise tax of $100 per employee per day. READ MORE

Eaton - IECRM Industry Partner
 You are invited to the Eaton Contractor Tech Tour. Our teams will be presenting the broad range of solutions Eaton provides that truly allow you to power your project. There will be hands-on demonstrations, education seminars, facility tours and much more.
Click Here to RSVP
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
7:30 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Eaton Satellite Facility
2450 Airport Road, Suite C
Aurora, CO 80011

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Contractor Members

Landmark Electric
560 S. 9th St.
Berthoud, CO 80513

Magee Electric, Inc.
1236 S. Hoyt Street
Lakewood, CO
Ph. 303-289-4499
Fx. 303-289-1646
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Sun Safety in the Workplace: The 5 S’s

Did you know that up to 90 percent of all skin cancers are caused by prolonged or intense exposure to the sun? Outdoor workers spend more time exposed to ultraviolet (UV) radiation and so are at greater risk of sun damage and skin cancers. With this in mind, The Five S’s of Sun Safety can guide you in safeguarding your employees. READ MORE