Richard D. Alaniz is a senior partner at Alaniz Schraeder Linker Farris Mayes, LLP., a national labor and employment firm based in Houston. He is a prolific writer on labor and employment law and conducts frequent seminars to companies and trade associations. Questions can be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Employers need to understand the implications of OSHA’s new emphasis on whistleblower investigations and inspections. By taking appropriate steps, companies can minimize the number of potential whistleblower complaints that employees file.