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Compliance is not a manual – not even a Red Flags Manual

Myril Shaw Dealer Profit Services

By Myril Shaw "We need to make sure our store meets compliance standards, we need a Red Flags Manual."  Well, unfortunately, having a Red Flags Manual does NOT make a store compliant. In fact, it doesn't even, by itself, demonstrate a "good-faith" effort to address compliance issues. So why does any of this matter? Nearly 60 million Americans have been impacted by identity ...

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Increasing OSHA fines signal need for compliance in marine industry

In November 2015, Congress enacted legislation requiring federal agencies to adjust their civil penalties to account for inflation. As a result, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) increased its penalties based on the Consumer Price Index, which became effective as of August 1. OSHA’s maximum penalties, which were last adjusted in 1990, have increased by 78 percent. The previous ...

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