Photo by Jeff Donohue | C-36419

From top, Kyle Lobpries, Scott Callantine and Wess Sandler fly their wingsuits during the FYRE Boogie in Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas.

CS_400x240_DIGI
Airtec_250x250
SS_400x240
Worker Classification
Gearing Up | June 2019

Worker Classification

By Ed Scott

At the USPA Drop Zone Operators’ Conference this year, attendees heard from presenter Jeanice Dolan, a CPA and DZO of Ocean City Skydiving Center in Maryland, about a growing enforcement issue that is changing the landscape for DZs: worker classification. Increasingly, state and federal departments of labor are auditing businesses—including DZs—to determine whether they are correctly classifying workers as either employees or contractors. Two things are driving this government scrutiny: 1) a growing gig economy where businesses classify their workers as contractors and 2) governments’ need for tax revenues.

Author: June 2019
0 Comments
Article rating: No rating
Rig Anatomy 101—Harness/Container System Terminology
Features | June 2019

Rig Anatomy 101—Harness/Container System Terminology

Courtesy of United Parachute Technologies

0 Comments
Article rating: 3.1