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Stressed Out at Work? Your Job Could be on This List (+slide show)
Top 10 most and  least stressful jobs for 2015 and their projected job growth for 2022.

Union Membership Percentage Drops,
but Actual Count Holds Steady

Union membership rate in 1983 was 20.1 percent of the workforce. The Bureau of Labor Statistics announced on Jan. 23, 2015, that for 2014, the union membership rate fell 0.2 percent from 2013, to 11.1 percent. But from 2013 to 2014, the number of union members held steady at
14.6 million.
The National Transportation Safety Board’s  highest priorities for 2015, according to the agency’s annual “Most Wanted” list, highlights distracted driving and prescription painkiller use.

Recent Graduates Ill-Prepared for Today’s Workplace
The U.S. Chemical Safety Board concluded in a report released Jan. 15, 2015, that combustible dust spontaneously ignited and caused an explosion in a manufacturing plant in 2012, burning seven workers. 
Prevent Combustible Dust Hazards with Good Housekeeping Supreme Court: No Inference in Favor of Lifetime Retiree Benefits When Year-End Bonuses Don’t Materialize


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