Court Ruling Blocks Overtime Expansion

A federal judge last week blocked an effort by the U.S. Department of Labor to expand the number of American workers eligible for time-and-a-half overtime pay.

11/27/2016 By staff


Manatee County Company Earns Workplace Safety Award

Sarasota's Tintometer Inc., a manufacturer of water testing and color measurement products, recently received a 2016 Achievement Award from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.

10/24/2016 Research by staff


U.S. Economy Adds 156,000 Jobs

The United States economy added 156,000 new jobs in the month of September and the national unemployment rate held steady at 5 percent.

10/07/2016 Research by staff