The majority of worker’s compensation claims involve pain medications, including opioids. That’s resulted in a sharp increase in employees returning to work struggling with addiction. NPR examines what experts are calling a serious, mounting threat to both employers and America’s workforce.
The same demographic that fueled the “Republican Revolution” of the last quarter century, may ultimately be what’s undoing today’s GOP.
– The New York Times
With the technology behind driverless cars advancing faster than anyone thought, the NY Times looks at what government and businesses need to do right now to prepare for (and ultimately benefit from) a future with autonomous vehicles.
Forbes looks at a possible future where Uber’s competition is not Lyft or your local Yellow Cab service, but every supermarket and restaurant on the planet.