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2009 Media Releases

DECEMBER

12/23/2009  November 2009 County Unemployment Rates
12/17/2009  November Unemployment Rate Falls to 10.3 Percent
12/17/2009  Pfizer Inc. Memphis Logistics Center Receives Commissioner's Award of Excellence
12/07/2009  Tennessee Department of Labor Announces Release of Online Application for Extension of Unemployment Benefits
12/04/2009  Governor Awards C & D Technologies, Inc. Job Training Grant
12/04/2009  Governor Awards Marvin Windows and Doors Job Training Grant
12/04/2009  Governor Awards Dyna-Pak Corporation Job Training Grant
12/04/2009  Philips Professional Luminaires Wins State Award for Worker Training

NOVEMBER

11/25/2009  October 2009 County Unemployment Rates
11/20/2009  Recovery Act Grant Enhances Green Job Employment Search
11/19/2009  October Unemployment Rate 10.5 Percent
11/18/2009  Spectrum Corporation Receives Workplace Safety Award
11/13/2009  Governor Awards More Than $1.6 Million in Job Training Grants
11/04/2009  American Colloid Company Receives Workplace Safety Award
11/04/2009  DTR Tennessee - Tazewell Receives Commissioner's Award of Excellence
11/03/2009  Tennessee Receives More Than $12 Million for Trade Adjustment Assistance

OCTOBER

10/22/2009  September 2009 County Unemployment Rates
10/15/2009  September Unemployment Rate Falls to 10.5 Percent
10/13/2009  Flexial Corporation Receives Workplace Safety Award
10/05/2009  Tennessee Department of Labor Announces $6.8 Million Infrastructure Grant for State Unemployment Insurance Technology
10/05/2009  Labor Contract to Expand Adult Education Classes

SEPTEMBER

09/24/2009  August 2009 County Unemployment Rates
09/17/2009  August Unemployment Rate 10.8 Percent
09/03/2009  Heritage Farms Dairy Receives Governor's Safety Award

AUGUST

08/27/2009  July 2009 County Unemployment Rates
08/25/2009  Denso Manufacturing Athens Tennessee, Inc. Receives Volunteer STAR Safety Award
08/21/2009  TOSHA 2009 Fall Seminars
08/20/2009  DTR Tennessee, Inc. - Midway Receives the Commissioner's Award and Volunteer STAR Safety Award
08/20/2009  DTR Tennessee, Inc. - Tazewell Receives Volunteer STAR Safety Award
08/20/2009  July Unemployment Rate 10.7 Percent
08/12/2009  22nd Annual Tennessee Labor Management Summer Conference Begins
08/11/2009  McKenzie Valve & Maching Company, Inc. Receives Workplace Safety Award

JULY

07/29/2009  Denso Manufacturing Tennessee, Inc. Receives Commissioner's Safety Award
07/29/2009  Metromont Receives Governor's Safety Award
07/29/2009  U.S. Zinc Receives Governor's Safety Award
07/29/2009  U.S. Zinc Receives Commissioner's Safety Award
07/29/2009  Oldcastle Precast Receives Governor's Safety Award
07/29/2009  Performance Pipe Receives Governor's Safety Award
07/29/2009  Osmose, Inc. Receives Governor's Safety Award
07/29/2009  American Colloid Company Receives Governor's Safety Award
07/29/2009  Douglas Dynamics, LLC Receives Commissioner's Safety Award
07/29/2009  Bridgestone Metalpha USA, Inc. Receives Commissioner's Safety Award
07/29/2009  Trane Receives Governors' Safety Award
07/29/2009  McKenzie Valve & Machining Company Receives Governor's Safety Award
07/29/2009  Clopay Plastic Products Company Receives Governor's Safety Award
07/23/2009  June 2009 County Unemployment Rates
07/20/2009  Governor Awards $224,260 in Job Training Grants Across State
07/16/2009  June Unemployment Rate 10.8 Percent
07/16/2009  State Initiative Helps Perry County Achieve Job Recovery
07/14/2009  Excel TSD of Tennessee, LLC Receives Governor's Safety Award and Sharp Award
07/09/2009  Governor Awards $926,508 in Recovery Training Grants Across State
07/08/2009  32nd Annual Safety & Health Congress July 26 - 29 in Nashville
07/01/2009  Extended Unemployment Benefits Available for Eligible Tennesseans

JUNE

06/25/2009  May 2009 County Unemployment Rates
06/18/2009  Frito-Lay Receives Volunteer STAR Safety Award
06/18/2009  May Unemployment Rate 10.7 Percent

MAY

05/29/2009  General Electric Receives Volunteer STAR Safety Award
05/28/2009  2009 Fall Protection Safety Stand Down
05/28/2009  April 2009 County Unemployment Rates
05/22/2009  MI Metals, Inc. Receives Workplace Safety Award
05/21/2009  April Unemployment Rate 9.9 Percent
05/20/2009  Flexial Corporation Receives Governor's Safety Award
05/20/2009  Middle Tennessee Truss Receives Governor's Safety Award

APRIL

04/24/2009  Tennessee OSHA Places Special Emphasis on Noise Protection
04/23/2009  March 2009 County Unemployment Rates
04/22/2009  Governor Awards $225,996 in Job Training Grant
04/21/2009  Governor Awards Shelby Co. Company Job Training Grant
04/21/2009  Governor Awards Job Training Grant to The Tennessean
04/21/2009  Governor Awards Anderson Co. Company Job Training Grant
04/21/2009  Governor Awards Anderson Co. Company Job Training Grant
04/21/2009  Governor Awards Rutherford Co. Company Job Training Grant
04/21/2009  Governor Awards Hickman Co. Company Job Training Grant
04/21/2009  Governor Awards Williamson Co. Company Job Training Grant
04/21/2009  Governor Awards Montgomery Co. Company Job Training Grant
04/21/2009  Governor Awards Unicoi Co. Company Job Training Grant
04/21/2009  Governor Awards Washington Co. Company Job Training Grant
04/21/2009  Governor Awards Davidson Co. Company Job Training Grant
04/21/2009  Governor Awards Coffee Co. Company Job Training Grant
04/21/2009  Recovery Act Helps Laid Off Workers and Low-Income Adults
04/17/2009  TOSHA Urges Safety First in Tornado Clean-Up
04/17/2009  ARRA Helps Disadvantaged Youth Obtain Summer Jobs
04/16/2009  March Unemployment Rate 9.6 Percent
04/08/2009  Recovery Act Assists Workers 55 and Older

MARCH

03/26/2009  February 2009 County Unemployment Rates
03/19/2009  February Unemployment Rate 9.1 Percent
03/12/2009  Governor Awards Davidson Co. Apprenticeship Grant
03/12/2009  Governor Awards Shelby Co. Apprenticeship Grant
03/12/2009  Blue Grass Cooperage Receives Governor's Safety Award
03/05/2009  January 2009 County Unemployment Rates
03/04/2009  Monogram Refrigeration Receives Governor's Safety Award

FEBRUARY

02/26/2009  January Unemployment Rate 8.6 Percent
02/20/2009  Tennessee Department of Labor Announces Amusement Ride Safety Inspections
02/18/2009  Flowserve Corporation Receives Governor's Safety Award
02/17/2009  Governor Awards $278,419 in Job Training Grants Across State
02/17/2009  Governor Awards Sullivan Co. Company Job Training
02/17/2009  Governor Awards Hamilton Co. Company Job Trainings
02/17/2009  Governor Awards Sullivan Co. Company Job Training
02/17/2009  Governor Awards Washington Co. Company Job Training
02/17/2009  Governor Awards Shelby Co. Company Job Training
02/17/2009  Governor Awards Knox Co. Company Job Training
02/17/2009  Governor Awards Knox Co. Company Job Training Grant
02/10/2009  Tennessee OSHA Offers Free Consultative Services
02/06/2009  Electronic Filing Rule to Speed Processing of Claims
02/04/2009  ITW Dynatec Receives Volunteer STAR Safety Award
02/02/2009  December 2008 County Unemployment Rates

JANUARY

01/29/2009  December 2008 County Unemployment Rates
01/27/2009  New Filing Method to Speed Filing of Lack-of-Work Claims
01/22/2009  Thousands of Tennessee Workers Stand to Gain from Green Industries
01/22/2009  December Unemployment Rate 7.9 Percent
01/15/2009  Progress Rail Services Receives Governor's Safety Award
01/12/2009  TOSHA 2009 Spring Seminars
01/09/2009  Cleveland Career Center Closing