Iowa-Illinois Safety Council News

Terminating an Employee Who Can't Return After FMLA Leave? Not So Fast!

Aug  10,  2017

Often referred to as the legal "Bermuda Triangle," the federal Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and state worker's compensation laws require an employer to navigate overlapping and, at times, conflicting laws when making employment decisions relating to an employee's medical condition.

National Safety Council Statement on NTSB Report, Reducing Speeding-Related Crashes Involving Passenger Vehicles

Jul  26,  2017

The National Safety Council applauds the National Transportation Safety Board for examining the correlation between speed and motor vehicle crashes in its new report

July is deadliest month of the year when it comes to preventable deaths

Jun  26,  2017

Deaths from car crashes, drownings and extreme temperature spike this month.