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    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced a final rule Sept. 11, 2014, revising the requirements for reporting work-related fatality, injury and illness information. The rule also updates the list of employers partially exempt from OSHA record-keeping requirements. http://www.shrm.org/hrdisciplines/safetysecurity/articles/pages/osha-announces-new-injury-reporting-rules.aspx

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    Ha! This brings back good memories. I was a legal secretary for 12 years at a large Texas law firm in the 80s and my boss's mother sent him the mounted head of his childhood pet goat (Igor) for his office when he made partner. The goat was packed in packing peanuts and came UPS. However, Igor's...

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    Organize a hula-hoop competition for executive staff. Take care of the company's pet snails. Help direct the landing of a helicopter on top of a building. These are some of the strange but true requests administrative professionals in the U.S. and Canada have gotten, according to a recent...

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