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Posted: 11/17/2016 3:01:47 PM
Gov. Steve Bullock and Labor and Industry Commissioner Pam Bucy celebrated National Apprenticeship Week on Wednesday at the Montana Electrical JTAC Training Center as several dozen people participating in apprentice programs looked on....<!--http://www.greatfallstribune.com/story/news/local/2016/11/16/state-celebrates-apprentice-week-touts-program/93990810/--><a href="http://www.greatfallstribune.com/story/news/local/2016/11/16/state-celebrates-apprentice-week-touts-program/93990810/">http://www.greatfallstribune.com/story/news/local/2016/11/16/state-celebrates-apprentice-week-touts-program/93990810/</a>
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Posted: 11/14/2016 12:45:24 PM
For the third straight year, Montanans workplace safety has improved and injury and illness rates have declined. ...<!--http://us10.campaign-archive2.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&id=42d1839e39--><a href="http://us10.campaign-archive2.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&amp;id=42d1839e39">http://us10.campaign-archive2.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&id=42d1839e39</a>
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Posted: 10/13/2016 2:09:32 PM
Montana’s workforce received a boost with the award of a $1.1 million Reemployment & Systems Integration National Dislocated Worker Grant from the U.S. Department of Labor. ...<!--http://us10.campaign-archive1.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&id=b1fef9619b&e=c09beee6b2--><a href="http://us10.campaign-archive1.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&amp;id=b1fef9619b&amp;e=c09beee6b2">http://us10.campaign-archive1.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&id=b1fef9619b&e=c09beee6b2</a>
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Posted: 10/2/2016 9:05:36 AM
Montanans earning minimum wage will see the rate increase to $8.15 per hour beginning January 1, 2017. An estimated 3,323 workers, or approximately 1.2 percent of the workforce, receive minimum wage....<!--http://us10.campaign-archive2.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&id=5094a92b9c--><a href="http://us10.campaign-archive2.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&amp;id=5094a92b9c">http://us10.campaign-archive2.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&id=5094a92b9c</a>
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Posted: 9/26/2016 9:07:25 AM
The August 2016 edition of Economy at a Glance focuses on the 2016 Labor Day Report....<!--http://billingsgazette.com/news/local/government-health-care-officials-meet-to-discuss-projected-labor-shortage/article_f268ef89-505f-5d24-a494-d3bc6e1cdfe6.html--><a href="http://billingsgazette.com/news/local/government-health-care-officials-meet-to-discuss-projected-labor-shortage/article_f268ef89-505f-5d24-a494-d3bc6e1cdfe6.html">http://billingsgazette.com/news/local/government-health-care-officials-meet-to-discuss-projected-labor-shortage/article_f268ef89-505f-5d24-a494-d3bc6e1cdfe6.html</a>
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Posted: 9/26/2016 9:03:52 AM
Montana’s unemployment rate increased slightly by one-tenth of a percent for the month of August, to 4.3 percent. The national unemployment rate stayed at 4.9 percent, at the same level it has been since June....<!--http://us10.campaign-archive2.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&id=c937d24e63&e=[UNIQID]--><a href="http://us10.campaign-archive2.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&amp;id=c937d24e63&amp;e=[UNIQID]">http://us10.campaign-archive2.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&id=c937d24e63&e=[UNIQID]</a>
  • PUBLIC NOTICE: Equal Pay for Equal Work Task Force Meeting...<!--<img src="/images/breadcrumb.gif" border="0" alt="Spacer"/>home--><a href="http://erd.dli.mt.gov/home"><img src="/images/breadcrumb.gif" border="0" alt="Spacer"/>home</a>.
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    Posted: 9/7/2016 11:30:40 AM
    Governor Steve Bullock, flanked by Montana’s Commissioner of Labor & Industry Pam Bucy and Lt. Governor Mike Cooney, presented the 2016 Labor Day Report to the people of Montana....<!--http://news.mt.gov/Home/ArtMID/24469/ArticleID/4804/Governor-Bullock-Presents-Labor-Day-Report--><a href="http://news.mt.gov/Home/ArtMID/24469/ArticleID/4804/Governor-Bullock-Presents-Labor-Day-Report">http://news.mt.gov/Home/ArtMID/24469/ArticleID/4804/Governor-Bullock-Presents-Labor-Day-Report</a>
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    Posted: 8/22/2016 1:25:08 PM
    The July 2016 Economy at a Glance focuses on "Estimating Future Workforce Needs."...<!--http://lmi.mt.gov/Portals/135/Publications/LMI-Pubs/Labor%20Market%20Publications/EAG-0716.pdf--><a href="http://lmi.mt.gov/Portals/135/Publications/LMI-Pubs/Labor%20Market%20Publications/EAG-0716.pdf">http://lmi.mt.gov/Portals/135/Publications/LMI-Pubs/Labor%20Market%20Publications/EAG-0716.pdf</a>
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    Posted: 8/9/2016 8:25:01 AM
    The U.S. Department of Labor announced the release of two updated labor law posters required for businesses to post......<!--http://us10.campaign-archive2.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&id=2fbeb60626&e=b2ab58fc75--><a href="http://us10.campaign-archive2.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&amp;id=2fbeb60626&amp;e=b2ab58fc75">http://us10.campaign-archive2.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&id=2fbeb60626&e=b2ab58fc75</a>
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    Posted: 8/2/2016 7:50:18 AM
    The wage gap remains a generational thing. But not for long, if Lt. Gov. Mike Cooney, Sheila Hogan and Butte business leaders have their way....<!--http://mtstandard.com/news/local/new-plans-unveiled-for-equal-pay-for-equal-work/article_4e7b3c6c-e591-5e1b-b1d0-ac990993624c.html--><a href="http://mtstandard.com/news/local/new-plans-unveiled-for-equal-pay-for-equal-work/article_4e7b3c6c-e591-5e1b-b1d0-ac990993624c.html">http://mtstandard.com/news/local/new-plans-unveiled-for-equal-pay-for-equal-work/article_4e7b3c6c-e591-5e1b-b1d0-ac990993624c.html</a>
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    Posted: 7/29/2016 7:49:40 AM
    The June 2016 Economy at a Glance focuses on understanding the unemployment rate...<!--http://lmi.mt.gov/Portals/135/Publications/LMI-Pubs/Labor%20Market%20Publications/EAG-0616.pdf--><a href="http://lmi.mt.gov/Portals/135/Publications/LMI-Pubs/Labor%20Market%20Publications/EAG-0616.pdf">http://lmi.mt.gov/Portals/135/Publications/LMI-Pubs/Labor%20Market%20Publications/EAG-0616.pdf</a>
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    Posted: 7/22/2016 1:35:47 PM
    Montana’s unemployment rate remained steady for the month of June at 4.2 percent....<!--http://us10.campaign-archive1.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&id=c9eb36acf1&e=b2ab58fc75--><a href="http://us10.campaign-archive1.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&amp;id=c9eb36acf1&amp;e=b2ab58fc75">http://us10.campaign-archive1.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&id=c9eb36acf1&e=b2ab58fc75</a>
  • 2016 Arbitration & Labor Relations Conference...<!--http://erd.dli.mt.gov/labor-standards/annual-labor-relations-conference--><a href="http://erd.dli.mt.gov/labor-standards/annual-labor-relations-conference">http://erd.dli.mt.gov/labor-standards/annual-labor-relations-conference</a>.
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    Posted: 7/11/2016 1:49:06 PM
    We’ve all heard the stereotypes about millennials. Lazy. Entitled. Job hoppers. Needy. Hard to manage. Just Google millennials in the workforce and you’ll find an endless list of not-so-glowing generalizations. ...<!--http://billingsgazette.com/news/opinion/guest/guest-opinion-why-millennials-love-working-in-montana/article_06ff974b-fa77-5f0f-a15f-c4d7dfb20546.html--><a href="http://billingsgazette.com/news/opinion/guest/guest-opinion-why-millennials-love-working-in-montana/article_06ff974b-fa77-5f0f-a15f-c4d7dfb20546.html">http://billingsgazette.com/news/opinion/guest/guest-opinion-why-millennials-love-working-in-montana/article_06ff974b-fa77-5f0f-a15f-c4d7dfb20546.html</a>
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    Posted: 7/11/2016 1:43:59 PM
    Safety and workforce development go hand in hand. A safer work environment means more productive workers, fewer lost time accidents and lower workers’ comp rates. ...<!--http://www.bozemandailychronicle.com/opinions/guest_columnists/safety-a-sound-business-investment-for-montana/article_0b8f0d32-607f-5ff3-9159-6e2f2d0fe2ba.html--><a href="http://www.bozemandailychronicle.com/opinions/guest_columnists/safety-a-sound-business-investment-for-montana/article_0b8f0d32-607f-5ff3-9159-6e2f2d0fe2ba.html">http://www.bozemandailychronicle.com/opinions/guest_columnists/safety-a-sound-business-investment-for-montana/article_0b8f0d32-607f-5ff3-9159-6e2f2d0fe2ba.html</a>
  • 2016 Governor's Conference on Workers' Compensation...<!--http://erd.dli.mt.gov/work-comp-claims/governors-conference--><a href="http://erd.dli.mt.gov/work-comp-claims/governors-conference">http://erd.dli.mt.gov/work-comp-claims/governors-conference</a>.
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    Posted: 6/17/2016 3:34:30 PM
    HELENA, MT – Montana’s unemployment rate remained steady over the month of May at 4.2 percent. The U.S. unemployment declined by 0.3 percentage points to 4.7 percent....<!--http://us10.campaign-archive2.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&id=60eb90625a&e=b2ab58fc75--><a href="http://us10.campaign-archive2.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&amp;id=60eb90625a&amp;e=b2ab58fc75">http://us10.campaign-archive2.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&id=60eb90625a&e=b2ab58fc75</a>
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    Posted: 6/17/2016 2:44:23 PM
    The May 2016 edition of the Economy at a Glance focuses on the demographics of the unemployment insurance system....<!--http://lmi.mt.gov/Portals/135/Publications/LMI-Pubs/Labor%20Market%20Publications/EAG-0516.pdf--><a href="http://lmi.mt.gov/Portals/135/Publications/LMI-Pubs/Labor%20Market%20Publications/EAG-0516.pdf">http://lmi.mt.gov/Portals/135/Publications/LMI-Pubs/Labor%20Market%20Publications/EAG-0516.pdf</a>
  • Labor Market Outcomes for Missoula College Report...<!--http://lmi.mt.gov/Publications/PublicationsContainer/ArtMID/34826/ArticleID/4113/Labor-Market-Outcomes-for-Missoula-College--><a href="http://lmi.mt.gov/Publications/PublicationsContainer/ArtMID/34826/ArticleID/4113/Labor-Market-Outcomes-for-Missoula-College">http://lmi.mt.gov/Publications/PublicationsContainer/ArtMID/34826/ArticleID/4113/Labor-Market-Outcomes-for-Missoula-College</a>.
  • Job Openings - Montana Department of Labor...<!--http://dli.mt.gov/jobopenings--><a href="http://dli.mt.gov/jobopenings">http://dli.mt.gov/jobopenings</a>.
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    Posted: 5/11/2016 9:14:10 AM
    HELENA, Mont.-The Montana Department of Labor & Industry is recognizing individuals in the field of Workers’ Compensation with the inaugural Governor’s Achievement...<!--http://us10.campaign-archive1.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&id=6a81c28135&e=b2ab58fc75--><a href="http://us10.campaign-archive1.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&amp;id=6a81c28135&amp;e=b2ab58fc75">http://us10.campaign-archive1.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&id=6a81c28135&e=b2ab58fc75</a>
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    Posted: 4/14/2016 3:41:47 PM
    BILLINGS, Mont.-Today, the Montana Department of Labor & Industry recognized Yellowstone Electric Company with the Safety & Health Achievement Recognition (SHARP) Status for their ongoing commitment to workplace safety and health management....<!--http://us10.campaign-archive1.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&id=3e07a487a4&e=--><a href="http://us10.campaign-archive1.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&amp;id=3e07a487a4&amp;e=">http://us10.campaign-archive1.com/?u=fc5b13781aebe5a2b24382ddd&id=3e07a487a4&e=</a>
  • ABC Clinics have started - check out the schedule and find one near you!...<!--http://dli.mt.gov/resources/abc-clinics--><a href="http://dli.mt.gov/resources/abc-clinics">http://dli.mt.gov/resources/abc-clinics</a>.
  • The Worker's Compensation Assessment Mechanism webinar is now available...<!--http://youtu.be/8hNRH1aHiwk--><a href="http://youtu.be/8hNRH1aHiwk">http://youtu.be/8hNRH1aHiwk</a>.
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    Posted: 12/28/2015 1:33:13 PM
    The Montana Department of Labor & Industry recently received a multiyear grant from the Center for Disease Control (CDC)...<!--http://dli.mt.gov/news/40--><a href="http://dli.mt.gov/news/40">http://dli.mt.gov/news/40</a>
  • Insurance Compliance - Legislative changes effective July 1, 2015...<!--http://erd.dli.mt.gov/work-comp-regulations/insurance-compliance--><a href="http://erd.dli.mt.gov/work-comp-regulations/insurance-compliance">http://erd.dli.mt.gov/work-comp-regulations/insurance-compliance</a>.
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