Resources

HR Reference Manual Chapter 1: City Employment Basics

HR Chapters

Learn successful human resources practices and find brief introductions to applicable state and federal laws.

Published Sep 11, 2020.

HR Reference Manual Chapter 7: Personnel Policies

HR Chapters

Learn about public sector personnel practices that can be effectively managed by following well written policy language.

Published Sep 11, 2020.

Firearm Regulation and Cities

Informational Memo

Understand how state laws affect a city’s ability to prohibit guns on city property.

Published Aug 10, 2020.

Handbook for Minnesota Cities Chapter 9: Working Conditions for Public Employees

Handbook Chapter

Learn about required worker safety protections under the OSHA and required employee benefits under state workers’ compensation law.

Published Aug 3, 2020.

Drug and Alcohol Testing Toolkit for the City Workplace

Informational Memo

Testing employees for drug and alcohol use under Minnesota law and required testing under federal Department of Transportation regulations.

Published Apr 23, 2020.

Employment Issues Associated With ‘Returning to the New Normal’

Get answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs) regarding returning employees to work post-COVID.

Published Apr 23, 2020.

Preventing Sexual Harassment

Resources to create a respectful workplace, prevent sexual harassment, and respond to complaints of harassment.

Published Feb 14, 2020.

Streaming Safety Videos

Help build your employees’ safety training toolbox with short safety training videos offered by the Insurance Trust.

FirstNet Safety Training

FirstNet Learning is affordable, web-based training for LMCIT members and includes a variety of safety topics.

Annual Reporting of Work-Related Injury and Illness Data to Federal OSHA

MNOSHA has adopted the federal rule requiring that all high-hazard Minnesota industries annually report work-related injury and illness data in…