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Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report

Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report

In the week ending February 13, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 262,000, a decrease of 7,000 from the previous week’s unrevised level of 269,000. The 4-week moving average was 273,250, a decrease of 8,000 from the previous week’s unrevised average of 281,250. Release

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National Safety Stand-Down highlights importance of preventing falls, leading cause of worker death, serious injury in the construction industry

National Safety Stand-Down highlights importance of preventing falls,  leading cause of worker death, serious injury in the construction industry

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration and other federal safety agencies announced today that they have designated May 2-6, 2016, for the third annual National Safety Stand-Down. The event is a nationwide effort to remind and educate employers and workers in

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‘Sweat and Toil:’ Bureau of International Labor Affairs releases its mobile app on child labor and forced labor for Android operating system

‘Sweat and Toil:’ Bureau of International Labor Affairs releases its mobile app on child labor and forced labor for Android operating system

WASHINGTON – The Bureau of International Labor Affairs’ new mobile application, “Sweat & Toil: Child Labor, Forced Labor, and Human Trafficking Around the World,” is now available to download for devices using the Android operation system from Google Play. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bulXmJM4Grw Released for iOS last September, the app

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Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report

Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report

In the week ending February 6, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 269,000, a decrease of 16,000 from the previous week’s unrevised level of 285,000. The 4-week moving average was 281,250, a decrease of 3,500 from the previous week’s unrevised average of 284,750. Release

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