December 1 Deadline on Important Changes to Hazardous Chemical Standards

OSHA’s Revised Hazard Communication Standard Expected to Reduce Worker Injuries and Help American Businesses Compete Globally TROY, MI – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has revised its Hazard Communication Standard, aligning it with the United Nations’ Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals to help better protect…

New MI Laws on Indepedent Contractors Now in Effect

If your business regularly utilizes the services of a person who you have designated to be an Independent Contractor, you should be aware that there has been a change in the Michigan Workers’ Compensation law pertaining to whether your company would be considered the independent contractor’s employer and liable for his/her workers’ compensation benefits. As…

Brownrigg Companies Ltd visits Washington, D.C.

Brownrigg Companies Ltd makes a priority to stay updated on government policy changes and help advocate on issues that affect our customers. In July 2012, Brownrigg Companies Ltd visited Washington, D.C. to attend briefings from White House officials and meet with Michigan senators and representatives. We heard from several of the Washington, D.C.’s key voices…