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Michigan Hotel Workers To Get $50,000 In Case Involving Back Wages

Nearly 100 Michigan hotel workers will get a total of $50,000 in back wages and damages following a labor violations case.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2015

$1M Training Grants From Automation Alley To Add 472 High Tech Jobs

Automation Alley said this week it has awarded $1 million in technical training grants to 24 area companies through the second round of its federally funded Technical Talent Development Program Challenge Fund.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/19/2014

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Secure-24 Gets Automation Alley 2013 Challenge Fund Award For Job Training

Secure-24, a provider of IT operations, application outsourcing and cloud computing, announced that it has been selected as a recipient of the Challenge Fund Award through Automation Alley’s Technical Talent Development Program

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2013

Automation Alley headquarters in Troy

Automation Alley Accepting Applications For Work Force Training Funds

Automation Alley, Michigan’s largest technology business association, announces the application packet for the Technical Talent Development Program’s Challenge Fund is now available to its nearly 1,000 member employers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/15/2013

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OSHA Proposes Fine Over Injury At Auto Parts Plant

The Occupational Health and Safety Administration says it found 10 serious safety violations at the plant, including failing to make sure employees don’t work under suspended loads and stay clear of loads being lifted by cranes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/25/2012


UAW Membership On The Rise

Good news is hard to come by in the labor movement these days, but the United Auto Workers Union has something to smile about.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2011

Federal Grant Funds Automation Alley IT Training

Troy-based Automation Alley said Tuesday that it will now provide IT training and industry certifications to eligible youth and dislocated workers, as well as career readiness training, job placement assistance and internship opportunities. This program […]