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Thank you for attending the RIMA Workshop on Workers’ Compensation and Employee Manual Updates during the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Below is the recording from the workshop, the handouts that the speakers have referenced during the workshop, as well as the contact information for all the speakers.


Contact Information for Speakers:
With the COVID-19 pandemic, there have been many changes in the workplace. This will be an informative session focused on updating employee manuals as well as reviewing new information on workers’ compensation insurance.




Matthew Weldon Pam Thornton Edward Conway OSHA
Matthew Weldon
Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training
Click Here for Speaker’s BiographyMatt Weldon will provide information regarding the PTO legislation and how to update your employee handbook with these changes.
Craig Dunlop
Eastern Insurance
A representative from Eastern Insurance will review workers compensation updates that should be clearly noted and included in your handbook
Pam Thornton
Employers Association of the Northeast
Click Here for Speaker’s BiographyPam Thornton will review the dynamics of the employee handbook, critical updates to include, when to revise your handbook and best practices.
Edward Conway
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Click Here for Speaker’s BiographyEdward Conway will review important OSHA safety updates that should be noted in your employee handbook. He will also be reviewing how to use Form-300.


Date: November 19th, 2020

Time: 12.00pm – 1.00pm

Location: This Event will be Presented via Zoom. Register below to receive the sign-in information.

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