Department of Labor

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Noun1.Department of Labor - the federal department responsible for promoting the working conditions of wage earners in the United StatesDepartment of Labor - the federal department responsible for promoting the working conditions of wage earners in the United States; created in 1913
executive department - a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States
Occupational Safety and Health Administration, OSHA - a government agency in the Department of Labor to maintain a safe and healthy work environment
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Others are seen and accepted as permanent workshop clientele, and their cases are closed as such (Bellamy, Rhodes, Mank, & Albin, 1988; U.
TWC is extremely proud to support South Texas College and the North American Advanced Manufacturing Research and Education Initiative in this collaboration with the U.

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