Department of Labor

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Department of Labor

A department of the United States government that is responsible for enforcement of laws regulating workplace conditions, minimum wages, and other federal labor laws. It is also administers unemployment insurance and collects some economic statistics, particularly regarding unemployment.
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"AGC has had a strong relationship and good communication with the U.S. Department of Labor for quite a long time, and we welcome the opportunity to formalize that relationship," said AGC's chief executive officer, Stephen E.
Higgins is facing $18,659 in proposed penalties after the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (https://www.dol.gov/sites/dolgov/files/OPA/newsreleases/OSHA20180964.pdf) (OSHA) cited the contractor for exposing employees to cave-in and other hazards at a Naples, Fla., worksite.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, over 70 percent of all apprentices are trained by joint labor-management programs.
The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) called on America's women, minorities, youth and immigrants to look towards the construction industry for a career as the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), U.S. Department of Labor, released their projections on future job growth by industry and occupation.
On May 24, the Building and Construction Trades Council and the Building Trades Employers Association sent a letter to the New York City Building Commissioner and the U.S. Department of Labor, citing the need for a more vigilant safety watch.
The U.S. Department of Labor has leased 63,000 SF as a regional training center, for a 20-year term, at 585 De Kalb Avenue in Brooklyn, according to Sanford Zuckerbrot, president of Sholom & Zuckerbrot.

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