Employer group proposes far-reaching, new benefit platform

Shepherd, Leah Carlson
September 2007
Employee Benefit News;Sep2007, Vol. 21 Issue 11, p1
The article reports that the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) Industry Committee (ERIC) has released a platform upon which a new direction for retirement and health benefits to employees in the U.S. will be made. The ERISA committee envisioned a uniform employee fringe benefits that would be adopted across the nation and states. According to Jane Greenman, chair of ERIC and former vice president at Tyco International, the platform will enable employers to sustain the commitment of employers to provide benefits to their workers.


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