WIT Show - A live, call-in show airing exclusively on SiriusXM Road Dog channel 146
Every Saturday • 10:00am - 12:00pm CDT
Hosted by Ellen Voie, SiriusXM’s Women In Trucking will feature listener call-ins and interviews with professionals from the trucking industry.
Webinar: The Economics Realities Test and its effect on the independent contractor model
Thursday, November 19 • 11:00am- 12:00pm CDT
In September 2020, the DOL published a proposed rule addressing how to determine whether a worker is an employee under the Fair Labor Standards Act or an independent contractor. Much like California Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) that was passed in 2019, companies must apply an “economic realities” test to determine whether a worker is an employee or an independent contractor. Certain key factors should be considered in light of the ultimate determination of whether the worker is really in business for themself (and thus is an independent contractor) or is economically dependent on the employer (and thus is its employee).