This week we covered bosses behaving badly, company liability, and icons from another era.
Worst Things British Bosses Made Employees Do at Work—When asked in a recent survey the open-ended question, “What is the worst thing your boss has ever made you do in the course of your work?” Here’s how British workers responded.
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Is Company Liable for Death of an Intoxicated Employee?—What happens when a worker has a history of alcohol abuse and gets hurt on the job—or worse, killed—while intoxicated. Is the employer liable? A Texas court recently had to rule on this topic.
The Angel, the Saint, and the FLSA—In the February, we learned that in the 1930s, two iconic figures of the times had an impact on the Federal Labor Standards Act. Can you guess who they are?