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2014 news releases


For information about news releases, contact Communications Director James Honerman.

These news releases are listed in chronological order, most recent first.

  • Dec. 5 -- Survey shows Minnesota workplace injury rate holds steady near all-time low

  • Sept. 11 -- State's fatal work-injuries decrease in 2013

  • July 31 -- Delta Air Lines receives safety, health award from MNOSHA, recognized Aug. 5

  • July 29 -- Minnesota's minimum-wage increases Aug. 1, first time in nearly a decade

  • July 15 -- Minnesota's new minimum-wage poster is online

  • July 1 -- Women's Economic Security Act takes effect today; new state law will expand economic opportunity
                   for women in Minnesota

  • June 12 -- Long-term downward trend continues for number of workers' compensation claims, costs of
                      insurance premiums; Annual Workers' Compenation System report released

  • June 2 -- Weeklong stand-down for fall prevention in construction begins June 2

  • May 20 -- Minnesota minimum-wage increases Aug. 1, 2014

  • April 3 -- NuStar receives safety and health award from OSHA, recognized April 3

  • Jan. 30 -- Referee's call reversed, DLI commissioner orders 'No Decision' in boxing match

  • Jan. 23 -- 83,000 Minnesota workers make $7.25 an hour or less

  • Jan. 16 -- Custom-built for contractors:  First-ever Minnesota Construction Industry Conference is Feb. 6

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