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  1. Article number 1 - Lt. Gov. Sanguinetti and IDOL celebrate Labor Day
  2. Article number 2 - Downstate IL Occupational Safety & Health Day 2017
  3. Article number 3 - School Visitation Rights
  •  Lt. Gov. Sanguinetti and IDOL celebrate Labor Day

    In honor of Labor Day 2016, Lieutenant Governor Evelyn Sanguinetti joined Assistant Director Anna Hui at the S&C Electric Company in Chicago.

    “One of Illinois’ best assets is its workforce,” Lieutenant Governor Sanguinetti said. “Our Administration has made it a priority to attract and retain high-paying, high-quality jobs in Illinois."

    Read more by clicking here​

  •  Downstate IL Occupational Safety & Health Day 2017

    To promote safety in the workplace, Acting Director Anna Hui joined employers and employees at the 26th Annual Downstate Illinois Occupational Safety and Health (DIOSH) Day Conference. 

    “The health and safety of all workers remains one of our top priorities,” IDOL Acting Director Hui said. “It is great to see so many employees and employers come out to learn more about ensuring workplace health and safety.”

    Learn more about DIOSH Day by clicking here.

  •  School Visitation Rights

    ​With students back in school across Illinois, it's important for parents to meet with their child's teachers.

    For this reason, workers are allowed up to 8 hours time off per school year to attend parent-teach conferences and other school events that cannot be scheduled during nonwork hours.

    Click here to learn more about school visitation rights fact sheet or here for the School Visitation Rights Act.  

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