Labor

Pennsylvania Offers Free Substance Use Education, Prevention Tool for Workers  

The Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) and Department of Labor and Industry (L&I) announced the availability of a free online tool for...

Some Pennsylvanians Impacted By Hurricane Ida Can Apply For Temporary Disaster...

Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) Secretary Jennifer Berrier announced Pennsylvanians who live or work in one of the six counties impacted by remnants...

Pennsylvania’s Unemployment Rate Down to 6.4 Percent in August

The Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) released its employment situation report for August 2021. Pennsylvania’s unemployment rate was down one-tenth of a percentage...

Pennsylvania State Corrections Officers Sue State for Mandatory Vaccine/Testing Policy

The Pennsylvania State Corrections Officers Association has filed legal action against the Wolf administration for its proposal to require mandatory vaccinations or submit to...

Nearly $50,000 in Funding Awarded to Prepare Philadelphia Apprentices for Plumbing...

Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary Dennis Davin announced nearly $50,000 in new funding for Zoom Drain to enhance and expand its...

Pennsylvania has Help Available as Federal Unemployment Benefits End Saturday

With federal unemployment benefits ending for 558,000 Pennsylvanians on Saturday, Sept. 4, other support programs are available to provide help, Department of Labor &...

L&I Announces $4 Million in Industry Partnership Grants Available for Job...

Department of Labor & Industry Secretary Jennifer Berrier announced the availability of $4 million in Industry Partnership grants. The funding encourages collaboration among businesses...

Pennsylvania’s Unemployment Rate Drops for Fifth Month To 6.6 Percent in...

The Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry released its employment situation report for July 2021. Pennsylvania’s unemployment rate was down three-tenths of a percentage point...

Federal Agency says Giant Short-Changed Workers More than $165 in Overtime...

A federal agency determined Giant Company shorted approximately 3,300 essential supermarket workers in four states more than $165,000 in overtime pay due to a...

L&I Announces $12.5 Million in PAsmart Grants to Expand Apprenticeships in...

Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) Secretary Jennifer Berrier today announced the availability of $12.5 million in PAsmart grants to support the growth of...

Recent Articles