"As employers increase their focus on managing lost work time, they need to understand how disability is changing and what opportunities they may have to intervene and improve experience," said Dr. Thomas Parry, CEO, Integrated Benefits Institute.
Tens of thousands of Army National Guard personnel will be moving into the civilian workforce due to impending U.S. military budget cuts.
U.S. manufactured exports to Canada and Mexico of $407 billion in 2013 were more than five times as large as the $76 billion of exports to China.
To find more domestic suppliers Walmart will host the first ever domestic manufacturing Open Call Summit on July 8th in Bentonville, Arkansas.
The production index, a key measure of state manufacturing conditions, reached its highest level in four years.
The Department of Defense (DoD) announced on April 28 that it would give precedence to U.S. manufacturers when making taxpayer funded procurements for athletic footwear.
Printers alone will be worth $3.2 billion, while $2 billion will represent formulated materials; $7 billion will come from the value of parts produced.