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 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR LEONARD HOSHIJO DIRECTOR FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 29, 2018 STATE REPORTS SURGE IN SERIOUS WORK-RELATED INDUSTRIAL ACCCIDENTS Increase Includes Fatalities, Amputations, Burns and Other Serious Injuries  HONOLULU — The Hawaii State Department of Labor & Industrial Relations (DLIR) today announced that four fatalities and several serious ...
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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR LEONARD HOSHIJO DIRECTOR FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 17, 2018 HAWAII’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE AT NEW RECORD 2.0 PERCENT IN APRIL Jobs Increase 8,600 Over the Year HONOLULU — The Hawaii State Department of Labor & Industrial Relations (DLIR) today announced that the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate ...
Read More Hawaii’s Unemployment Rate at New Record 2.0% in April

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 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS  DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR LEONARD HOSHIJO DIRECTOR FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 19, 2018 HAWAII’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE AT  2.1 PERCENT IN MARCH Jobs Increase 8,200 Over the Year HONOLULU — The Hawaii State Department of Labor & Industrial Relations (DLIR) today announced that the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for March ...
Read More Hawaii’s Unemployment Rate at 2.1% in March

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS  DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR LEONARD HOSHIJO DIRECTOR   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 22, 2018 HAWAII’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE AT 2.1 PERCENT IN FEBRUARY Increase of 2,300 Jobs Over the Month HONOLULU — The Hawaii State Department of Labor & Industrial Relations (DLIR) today announced that the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate ...
Read More Hawaii’s Unemployment Rate at 2.1% in Februrary

 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR LEONARD HOSHIJO DIRECTOR FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 14, 2018 STATE PENALIZES AND MOVES TO SUSPEND CONTRACTOR FOR PREVAILING WAGE VIOLATIONS $117,897 in Back Wages Due and Penalties Assessed  HONOLULU — Ohana Control Systems, Inc. has been assessed $117,897 in back wages and penalties for violations ...
Read More State Penalizes and Moves to Suspend Contractor for Prevailing Wage Violations

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR LEONARD HOSHIJO DIRECTOR FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 9, 2018 HAWAII’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE AT 2.1 PERCENT IN JANUARY Jobs Increase 1,900 Over the Month HONOLULU — The Hawaii State Department of Labor & Industrial Relations (DLIR) today announced that the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for January ...
Read More Hawaii’s Unemployment Rate at 2.1% in January

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS  DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR LINDA CHU TAKAYAMA DIRECTOR   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 8, 2017 STATE RECEIVES $428, 864 FOR THE PREPAID HEALTH CARE PREMIUM SUPPLEMENTATION FUND Eligible Small Employers are encouraged to apply for health care premium reimbursements HONOLULU — Department of Labor and Industrial Relations (DLIR) has ...
Read More State Receives 8,864 for the Prepaid Health Care Premium Supplementation Fund

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR LEONARD HOSHIJO ACTING DIRECTOR FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 22, 2018 HAWAII’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE AT 2.0 PERCENT IN DECEMBER Jobs Increased by 2,100 in December Over November. HONOLULU — The Hawaii State Department of Labor & Industrial Relations (DLIR) today announced that the seasonally adjusted unemployment ...
Read More Hawaii’s Unemployment Rate at 2.0 Percent in December

The workers’ compensation administrative rules and medical fee schedule have been revised and are effective as of January 1, 2018. Please click here for more info.