Latest Laborer Stories

2011-08-18 00:00:37

ADR Software's RFID-based Automated Daily Reporting Network, reaches significant milestone as it continues to accumulate construction industry data. Reston, VA (PRWEB) August 17, 2011 ADR Software today announced that its labor monitoring service, the ADR Network, had surpassed the 10,000 laborers registered mark (also known as "tagging"), just ten months after the service was officially launched in the Washington, DC and Denver, Colorado metropolitan areas in late 2010.

2011-08-09 12:35:00

OPA-LOCKA, Fla., Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Labor recently awarded a $2.6 million grant to a team of partner organizations in Miami to provide training for in-demand "green" jobs.

2011-07-16 00:00:36

Ansell, the global leader in hand protection, introduces a new line of construction gloves specifically designed for the unique needs of construction trades. Red Bank, NJ (PRWEB) July 15, 2011 Each construction trade is different and so are the hand protection needs of professionals in the field.

2011-07-08 14:48:00

WASHINGTON, July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The weak job growth in the overall economy was reflected in the latest construction jobs numbers released today by the U.S. Department of Labor.

2011-07-07 14:32:00

Job-Killing Transportation Bill Fails to Address Pressing Needs, Passes up Opportunity to Put Millions to Work WASHINGTON, July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today LIUNA - the Laborers' International Union of North America - released the following response to the Surface Transportation Reauthorization proposal unveiled by House Republicans: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110428/DC91600LOGO ) Today the Republican leadership in the House of Representatives gave up on the...

2011-06-30 10:49:00

OAKLAND, Calif., June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Northern California District Council of Laborers and Laborers' Local 261 proudly endorse California State Senator Leland Yee for the 2011 San Francisco Mayoral Election, which will be held on November 8, 2011.

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  • A volcanic mudflow.
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