Johnson and Johnson Forks Over More than $1 Billion Dollars

Pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson has announced that it will fork over more than $1 billion to several states, including Louisiana, and to the federal government to settle investigations that it improperly marketed its antipsychotic drug Risperdal. The states and federal government were looking into this because even an otherwise safe medication can become a dangerous

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INNOVATIVE SAFETY SOLUTIONS, INC. (ISSI) provides services which include but are not limited to: Innovative Safety Training for Management, Supervisor and Production Employee Groups Independent Industrial and Construction Safety Training Hazard Assessments with Corrective Solutions Safety Program Development A “How To” Approach to Safety (eg., Safety for Beginners) Safety Team Building Leadership/Management Employee Skills Development Training Innovative

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We assist our clients with questions and issues arising  out of the requirements of the Fair Labor Standards Act, the federal law which governs the payment of minimum wage and overtime. Our advice in this area varies widely from evaluating and assessing exempt and non-exempt status, to calculation of overtime, to suggesting alternative payment methods and evaluation of compensable

Hospital Survey: Medical Malpractice Claims Drop Slightly

A study of 1,600 U.S. hospitals shows that medical malpractice claims nationwide are decreasing, while the awards in the claims remain stable. Fiercehealthfinance.com reports that hospital insurer Zurich North America concludes that medical malpractice claims are now filed below the rate they were in 2006: today’s rate is 1.96 per occupied bed, while it was 2.8 claims per