Monthly Archives: December 2018

In economic news:

For the year ending November 2018, nonfarm payroll employment increased in 37 states and was essentially unchanged in 13 states and the District of Columbia.

In safety news:

A total of 5,147 workers died in 2017 from an injury at work. Of these, 927 (18 percent) were born outside of the United States, according to new Bureau of Labor Statistics numbers.

In national news:

During National Veterans and Military Families Month, Women’s Bureau Director Patricia Greene spoke on the U.S. Department of Labor’s efforts to empower spouses with occupational licensing and credentialing information

In safety news:

There were 43 fewer workplace fatalities in 2017 than the previous year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ National Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries in 2017 (CFOI) report released yesterday. The fatal Read full story