DOL Newsletter

Grain Dust Explosion

A Wisconsin corn milling facility was fined $1.8 million after a grain dust explosion killed five workers and injured 12.

Retirement Savings Restored

In a settlement, First Bankers Trust Services agreed to restore $15.75 million to three Employee Stock Ownership Plans.

Settlement Agreement

A Massachusetts packaging company has paid $420,000 to resolve allegations of labor law violations, and pledged to comply in the future.

Employing Disabled Vets

Join an online conversation to promote new thinking around veterans employment and improve employer education efforts.

Disaster Relief Extended

We've extended guidance and relief to employee benefit plans impacted by Hurricane Maria and recent wildfires in California.

Apprenticeship Week

National Apprenticeship Week highlighted how apprenticeships can help put more Americans on the path to family-sustaining careers.


Connecting to a Bright Future

With help from Montana's apprenticeship program, Sierra turned a fascination with electricity into a rewarding career.