39,000 Construction Jobs Added in January

Construction is back on track. So says a post published by Occupational Health and Safety News. OHSOnline.com reports that construction’s unemployment rate fell to 9.8 percent last month. In January, 2014, unemployment in the construction sector was 12.3 percent. The Associated General Contractors of America says projects are brisk this year, however employers remain concerned about the skilled labor shortage as work conditions improve.



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