TITLE

Guidelines stress whistleblower protection

AUTHOR(S)
Freeman, Greg
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;Jan2011, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
57748922

 

Related Articles

  • The Riskiness of Retaliation by Employers. YOUNG, WAYNE // School Administrator;Aug2012, Vol. 69 Issue 7, p10 

    The article mentions that all U.S. federal civil rights laws contain provisions that prohibit employers from retaliating against any employee for taking actions to oppose unlawful discrimination by the employer. It informs that so-called 'whistle blower' laws protect employees who identify and...

  • Iowa Teachers Regain Right To Early Look at Accusers.  // Education Week;5/12/2010, Vol. 29 Issue 31, p5 

    The article discusses a state law in Iowa under which Iowa teachers will be able to discover the names of people who have accused them of misconduct before investigations related to the accusations are complete.

  • Whistleblower laws toughen.  // McKnight's Long-Term Care News;Jan2013, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p20 

    The article informs that Whistleblowers in Tennessee who expose medical frauds may get tougher rules if the request made by the state to attorney general is accepted.

  • Senate Passes Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act.  // EHS Today;Dec2012, Vol. 5 Issue 12, p10 

    The article offers information on the passage of the Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2012, by the U.S Senate in the U.S., which will protect federal employees who report gross mismanagement, fraud or illegal activities.

  • FYI.  // HR Specialist: Compensation & Benefits;Oct2010, Vol. 5 Issue 10, p8 

    The article offers news briefs related to compensation and benefits in the U.S. including the signing of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act into a law and the issuance of a new interpretation letter on compensable time for donning and doffing work clothes.

  • WHISTLING WHILE YOU WORK. Ladika, Susan // Workforce Management;Apr2012, Vol. 91 Issue 4, p0026 

    The article focuses on whistle-blowing in workplaces, security issues for whistle-blowers and need to change corporate culture to support them. With changes in the laws in the U.S., employees are being encouraged to report corporate wrongdoing to the law enforcement agencies. Experts say that...

  • TECH TALK.  // Workforce Management;Apr2012, Vol. 91 Issue 4, p0032 

    The article presents information on the online information resources related to whistle-blower laws in the U.S. The resources section of the website of nonprofit National Whistleblowers Center offers information on U.S. whistle-blower laws. Some other employer-side employment law firms like...

  • An Economic Model of Whistle-Blower Policy. Heyes, Anthony; Kapur, Sarideep // Journal of Law, Economics & Organization;May2009, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p157 

    "Whistle-blowing" is an increasingly common element of regulatory enforcement programs and one that is encouraged by recent legislation in the United States and elsewhere. We examine how responsive regulators should be to whistle-blower tip-offs and how severe should penalties be for wrongdoers...

  • Freedom of (Scientists's) Speech. Rosenberg, Andrew // Catalyst (1539-3410);Summer2013, p3 

    The author explores his views on the passage of the Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act and highlights the initiative of the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) to help educate the U.S. Congress about the need for these protections. The UCS is cited for pushing other policies that would...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics