Research in the recent years has stated that sitting has become the new smoking. With so many advances in technology, most of us are sitting at a desk for extended periods of time. Medical professionals even declare that we strain our backs more when we sit than when we move around or stand.
Last June, Bender’s California Labor & Employment Law Bulletin published an article I co-wrote with a colleague, Carmela Woll, regarding employing private household caregivers. The article contains a lot of useful information for caregiver employers and employees.