Colorado Department of Labor and Employment

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Focus on language helped drive down injuries for Spanish-speaking construction workers in Colorado

Efforts by insurers, construction companies and government to offer safety training also has financial benefit

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Jared Polis injected himself into Denver teachers’ strike. Now he needs a way out.

The new governor must decide whether to intervene and prevent a teacher walkout, a decision with major political implications

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Denver teachers’ strike won’t begin Monday as planned amid procedural wrangling involving Gov. Polis

Denver Public Schools asked for help from the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment after teachers overwhelmingly voted to strike

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Federal workers in Jefferson County file one-fourth of Colorado’s 1,642 shutdown unemployment claims

Denver, Larimer and Arapahoe Counties also see double-digit share as claims as furlough drags on