News

* denotes current article


Louisiana Work-Related Injuries, Illnesses and Deaths Down in 2008

February 26, 2010

BATON ROUGE -- The number of work-related injuries, illnesses and deaths in Louisiana dropped in 2008, in some cases to the lowest level in seven years, according to the Louisiana Workforce Commission…

Read more

Unemployment Insurance Claims Report February 26, 2010

February 26, 2010

BATON ROUGE - Initial claims for unemployment insurance for the week ending February 20, 2010, increased to 3,541 from the previous week’s total of 3,477. Initial claims were below the comparable wee…

Read more

Unemployment Insurance Claims Report February 19, 2010

February 19, 2010

BATON ROUGE - Initial claims for unemployment insurance for the week ending February 13, 2010, decreased to 3,477 from the previous week’s total of 4,702. The largest over-the-week decrease in initia…

Read more

Unemployment Insurance Claims Report February 15, 2010

February 15, 2010

BATON ROUGE - Initial claims for unemployment insurance for the week ending February 6, 2010, increased to 4,702 from the previous week’s total of 3,818. Initial claims increased over the week due to…

Read more

Unemployment Insurance Claims Report February 5, 2010

February 5, 2010

BATON ROUGE - Initial claims for unemployment insurance for the week ending January 30, 2010, remained relatively unchanged, going from 3,816 last week to 3,818 this week. Initial claims were below th…

Read more

Note: This revision date does not reflect the revision dates of the press releases shown. Press Release postings are updated as needed and should be considered accurate as shown. Press Releases are added to the list above as soon as they are made available.