A Publication of WTVP

Many businesses are unaware of the liabilities associated with the human resources aspect of their business. Due to double-digit increases in group health costs, many have become painfully aware of the cost of benefits programs. Several other areas also present liabilities to your business. If they affect you, perhaps in the form of a lawsuit or an audit by a regulatory agency, the costs can be staggering.

Here are the first five of the top 10 liability issues most businesses face in the area of human resources:

For liability issues six through 10, look for an article on managing your liability in next month’s issue. IBI