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ROI of Employees for Dealerships | Improve Employee ROI

December 29, 2015 by Rebecca Ward

ROEI, That’s Return on Employee Investment There has been little change when it comes to the functions necessary for dealership workforce management over the past 20 years.  Understanding the costs of workforce management can help dealers determining the ROI of employees. ...

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Mechanic Burned in Fire

December 14, 2015 by Rebecca Ward

In response to the news of the accident in Naugatuck Connecticut last week, KPA would like to offer all businesses a reminder regarding the importance of tool and equipment inspections. The use of a blow torch may be a frequent or not so frequent event.  Despite how often yo...

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KPA Tip of the Month: September 30, 2015 EEOC Report Deadline

September 22, 2015 by Kathryn Carlson

The EEO-1 Joint Reporting Committee has extended the deadline for all EEO-1 Report Filers from September 30, 2015 to October 30, 2015. The EEOC requires all organizations with 100 or more employees from “affiliated entities” to use the EEO-1 Report to self-identify gende...

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The Top Environmental and Safety Risk Management Challenge

September 10, 2015 by Rebecca Ward

Kathryn Carlson, Vice President of HR Management Products for KPA, was a recent guest on the TechnologyAdvice Expert Interview Series to share her insight on the intersection of sales, marketing, and technology. The series, which is hosted by TechnologyAdvice’s Josh Bland, ex...

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Protecting Your Eyes from Digital Eyestrain

August 17, 2015 by Eric Schmitz

Due to the high use of electronic devices, both in and out of the office, a new study has found that 70% of US adults suffer from digital eyestrain. Digital eyestrain is due to the prolonged use of electronic devices; in an effort to prevent workplace eyestrain, the following...

Posted in: Environmental Health and Safety Tags: digital, ergonomics, Eyes, Eyestrain, safety, worker Read More

The Family Medical Leave Act: When are you allowed to use it?

August 12, 2015 by Kathryn Carlson

In most circumstances company paid sick time is adequate when an employee gets sick, however, occasionally extenuating circumstances occur and more time is necessary. In these situations, the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) can be enabled. Taking effect in 1993, FMLA was cre...

Posted in: Human Resources Management Tags: employee leave rules, family leave, family medical leave act, fmla, hr administration, leave requests, medical leave Read More

The Important Relationship between Safety Culture and Senior Management

August 04, 2015 by Eric Schmitz

Safety culture includes more than just the individuals on the shop floor; for true success it is necessary to implement a positive safety culture company-wide, starting with senior management. Studies have shown that the success of a safety culture is often linked to the s...

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Auto Body Shop Employee Critically Injured

July 27, 2015 by Global Administrator

A Lumberton resident is in critical condition after an incident with a recreational vehicle that occured while he was performing repair work. Here is a summary of the event from Patch.com : "A Lumberton man is in critical condition after a recreation vehicle fell on him wh...

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Massachusetts Car Wash Employee Killed in Accident

July 21, 2015 by Global Administrator

A recent accident occured at a Massachusetts car was when an employee was struck exiting a washing bay. Read the full story here at SF Gate .  Below is a summary: " MALDEN, Mass. (AP) — A worker at a Malden car wash has died after being struck by a vehicle using the facili...

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The Value of Safety Coordinators

July 13, 2015 by Eric Schmitz

A positive safety culture is comprised of many things, one of the most important being a leader. A safety leader, commonly referred to as a safety coordinator, is the individual who is in charge of action items and facilitates change. In many companies, the safety coordina...

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