On January 23, 2019, OSHA put into effect its 2019 Annual Adjustment that raised the penalties of violation by approximately 2.5% over the 2015 revised amounts. The consequences of non-compliance with OSHA regulations extend beyond the financial penalties imposed by the regulatory authority, with the biggest risk that an organization runs is that of reputational damage. In this whitepaper you’ll learn:
• The most cited occupational hazards over the last year
• How to be proactive in preventing occupational hazards in your workplace
• The importance of pre-qualifying third party contractors in order to mitigate risk in your organization
IT leaders today are reinventing their infrastructure to support a mobile workforce and a complex array of connected devices. Against this backdrop of mobility and connectivity, Healthcare IT is tasked with meeting compliance challenges in an intricate and transformational regulatory environment. With a host of new data protection regulations and increasingly high settlement fees for data breaches, data security has never been more important to Healthcare organizations
Do you know why data encryption is important for your business? Find out how using advanced encryption lets you:
- Protect your data and reputation while meeting clients’ expectations.
- Support your compliance with industry regulations and ethical obligations.
- Eliminate paperwork and other overhead associated with data storage and sharing.
This book is a quick guide to understanding IT policy compliance. It surveys the best steps for preparing your organization's IT operations to comply with laws and regulations - and how to prove compliance to an auditor.
The benefits of VCC include centralized desktop and application management, “any device” access to corporate IT resources, an increased ability to protect corporate intellectual property, and demonstrated compliance with industry and governmental regulations.
Good supply chain management is essential to your operational efficiency, customer centricity, compliance, carbon footprint, and ultimately, your overall success. If handled correctly, your supply chain should improve customer service—along with the reputation of your brand—and boost your bottom line. But, as with many areas of business, the rules of the game are changing.
What’s changing? Well, everything. New regulations, increased buyer expectations, shorter product lifecycles, fluctuations in demand, new market entrants, more ethical supplier management, poor visibility of globalized supply chains—all these things, and more, are testing the limits of the traditional supply chain model. The simple truth is that the way things used to be done, and the solutions that enabled it, are no longer up to the job.
The largest national multiline insurance had built a repository of Insurance policies (P&C and Life Insurance) on Microfilm and Microfiche in early 90’s, as a preservation strategy. They were grappling with issues as this technology became outdated over time:
• Risk of losing their only source of data for Insurance policies and corresponding communication, need to improve data availability and speed of claims evaluation
• Compliance issues, need of a WORM (write once read many) storage compliant with FINRA regulations, where data should be encrypted when at rest
• Total cost for digitization compared to 10-12 years of support left to maintain insurance policies was not very encouraging
• Required a low cost, cloud-based, FINRA-compliant document management solution which could provide quick access to stored data
Download complete case study to know how LTI’s e-Office sDownload full case study to know how LTI’s e-Office solution enabled 50% TCO for Largest national Multiline Insurance.
The view ahead for the aerospace and defense industry shows us growth and change. Air traffic has been following a pattern of steady increase that calls for larger aircraft fleets. At the same time, OEMs and suppliers are under mounting pressure to simplify processes, reduce costs and move products to market more quickly – while remaining in compliance with changing environmental regulations.
Download this white paper to find out how the unique capabilities of DELMIA make it possible to manage change along the value stream, from engineering design to shop-floor work instructions.
Published By: Concur ENT
Published Date: May 11, 2018
VAT has been a valuable source of revenue for the UK Government since 1973. Yet, despite
more than 40 years of getting used to calculating, paying and reclaiming VAT, businesses
still struggle to adhere to HMRC guidelines.
With support from SAP Concur, it doesn’t have to be this way. First, we offer an expense
audit solution to check for fraud and non-compliance. Secondly, we work with tax
specialists to help you comply with VAT regulations. Thirdly, we give you visibility and control
over all aspects of your travel, expense and invoice spending.
Crucially, we see VAT reclaim as an opportunity to reduce business costs and put
money back in your budget.
Published By: Intralinks
Published Date: Apr 13, 2015
While file sharing proliferates in the enterprise environment, the unsecure and unsanctioned deployment of file sharing technologies poses significant risk to organizations.
Extensive new research conducted by Ponemon Institute in North America and Europe, sponsored by Intralinks, reveals that individuals are behaving badly, organizations are addressing the challenges inadequately, and IT professionals feel a loss of control.
Here is just a sample of the results:
• Half of all respondents lack the confidence to deal with risky file sharing practices
• 62% of respondents accidently sent files to unauthorized individuals outside the organization
• 70% of organizations do not conduct regular audits to determine if file sharing activities are in compliance with regulations
Download this research report now to find out:
• The extent of the risk associated with unsecure file sharing
• The individual behaviors driving and organizational responses to information loss
Screening your third party vendors and business partners for risk can be a challenging process. With so many different factors to consider, where do you even begin?
We've developed our Anti-Bribery and Corruption Risk Assessment Checklist so you can streamline your compliance risk assessment processes and ensure each potential risk is addressed. Keep up with changing European laws and regulations with this checklist.
Published By: Delphix
Published Date: Jun 27, 2014
Making your IT organization more elastic and efficient is hard. Doing it while staying in compliance with regulations is even harder. Download this white paper to learn how your IT organization can accelerate business, introduce new services, and reach new markets, all while staying in compliance.
Published By: Delphix
Published Date: Mar 24, 2015
Poor data archiving can lead to non-compliance with regulations. This white paper outlines Delphix's Live Archive, which can build a condensed copy of a data source that can be accessed on demand and quickly while also bookmarking data sources to restore any application so one can comply with regulations.
Today’s Digital Business needs a strategy for business content – one that spans the creation, capture, activation and analysis of it – which assures security, compliance with regulations, and minimizes risk. This session will confront content chaos and its impact on business agility. We will share stories from IBM customers who are using business content solutions to deliver on the promise of the Digital Business today. Many are using ECM Centers of Competency to bring together all stakeholders in the business to create a unified vision for information management across all departments and all forms of data and content, whether on-premises, mobile, or in the cloud.
The financial services industry is increasingly at a crossroads. Faced with mounting pressure from external forces, such a competition from FinTech companies and a more demanding client base, banks and financial services firms are working to become more customer-centric in their approach to business. However, the need to keep sensitive customer and business information secure and ensure compliance with government regulations can stymie those efforts.
The proprietary hardware so prevalent in traditional networks can’t provide what financial institutions need; a growing number, therefore, are turning to software-defined networking
Published By: BMC ESM
Published Date: Aug 19, 2009
The paper discusses the agility enabled by virtualization, the resulting control challenges, and a way to meet those challenges. It describes seven major requirements for success and reviews how the BMC/VMware approach helps IT ensure control over the virtualized data center and maintain compliance with corporate policies and government regulations.
Published By: Skillsoft
Published Date: Mar 13, 2015
Most companies are well aware of the risks bribery and corruption pose when operating in the global marketplace. However, what companies may be overlooking is how quickly the landscape is changing—and how this dynamic shift can affect corporate compliance initiatives. With the recent up-tick in enforcement of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and the tightening of anti-corruption legislation in other areas of the globe, including upcoming legislation in Ireland, knowledge of bribery rules and regulations has never been more critical.
Published By: Ipswitch
Published Date: Dec 01, 2014
You’ve seen it in the news. The fines levied against financial institutions for non-compliance with governmental regulations can be staggering. We’re no longer talking about millions of
dollars—but billions of dollars. Needless to say, the stakes are high. And at no point in the life of your IT department has it ever been more important to ensure compliance with international, federal and state mandates. File transfers are a perfect case in point.
Published By: XpertHR
Published Date: Oct 23, 2017
At the end of each calendar year employers are responsible for closing out the year’s payroll in compliance with
all federal, state and local income and employment tax laws and regulations. But like a football team attempting a
fourth-quarter comeback, stress levels are high at this time because of the challenges involved — a great deal of interdepartmental
coordination and the completion of many detailed tasks within extremely tight deadlines.
How do you know for sure that you're managing compliance with labor laws and regulations correctly and accurately? Start by completing this checklist. Responses to a recent Kronos® survey of 812 HR and payroll managers identified five key compliance readiness issues that organizations need to address to reduce risk of noncompliance.
These issues were determined from questions such as:
•Can I easily respond to and communicate to my organization about new regulations within 60 to 90 days?
•Do I spend more time on duplicate data entry among various systems than I do on strategic initiatives?
•Does my workforce management vendor provide education and tools that help my organization stay compliant?
Download this piece and complete the entire checklist to see where your organization stands on compliance preparedness. You can also and find out more about the Kronos single unified platform for HR and payroll that can help you adapt to regulatory changes and reduce the data-entry complexity, co
Databases don’t take the day off. Neither do we. McAfee security experts remain focused on keeping your sensitive information safe and available while helping your company ensure compliance with internal policies and industry regulations.
Published By: ITinvolve
Published Date: Jun 01, 2012
Demonstrating PCI compliance with policies and regulations is an IT necessity, especially when periodic audits are conducted. ITinvolve has a better approach to change management with the capability to identify official PCI systems and their associated policies and documentation thus eliminating manual processes and reducing the risk of errors and delays.
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