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Expert HR Series - Workplace Wearables: Promising Potential or Potential Pitfall?

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Name: Expert HR Series - Workplace Wearables: Promising Potential or Potential Pitfall?
Date: October 25, 2017
Time: 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM MST
Event Description:

Canceled for the month of October





Join the Scottsdale Area Chamber of Commerce and Mountain States Employers Council for a series focused on Human Resources. Each seminar will have a different topic ranging from hiring practices, social media, legal issues today and more. This informal series is designed to be a discussion between human resource representatives and is facilitated by a human resource professional.
This program has been pre-approved for 1.25 SHRM PDC’s and 1.25 HRCI Re-certification Credits.
                      
Topic:    Workplace Wearables: Promising Potential or Potential Pitfall?
Presenter:    Evan Schlack, Esq.
Who:   Employers, manager, work team leaders and executives
Cost:   $20 for each seminar
                      
Topic descriptionMore and more, companies are turning to wearable devices like Fitbits and Apple Watches to measure employee productivity, safety, and to give insurance companies ways to track health indicators and habits.  But despite all of the promise, are there pitfalls employers should be aware of?  Does the ability of these devices to measure various health metrics create the risk of an unlawful “medical examination” in violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act?  Do GPS-tracking capabilities create potential liability under the National Labor Relations Act?  Additionally, who owns the data ultimately collected by these devices?  The goal of this program is to discuss this increasingly-popular trend, create awareness of potential legal liabilities, and to permit participants to assess their own organization and whether workplace wearables are the right ‘fit’ for their business.
 
Space is limited! Sign up today! (limited to 25 attendees)

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Location:
Mountain States Employers Council
7975 N. Hayden Road, Suite D-280
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
Contact Information:
Teale Cresswell
480-355-2712
Fees/Admission:
$20 for each seminar
$100 for 7 seminars (save $40!) - Please call Teale at 480-355-2712 to get this special offer!
No refunds within 48 hours of event date. 
 
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