An industrial dispute is a conflict between an employer and its employees. Such disputes can occur for any reason and may result in strikes, picketing and other forms of protest. More »

Arizona's Department of Labor resolves wage disputes, enforces youth employment laws, investigates private employment agencies and oversees the state's minimum wage laws, according to the Industrial Commission of Arizona... More »

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The Spinning Jenny was one of the the first machines of the Industrial Revolution designed to reduce labor costs and increase production. James Hargreaves receives credit for inventing it in 1764 as a replacement for the... More »

The Department of Homeland Security is responsible for securing the United States from threats with employees working in aviation, border security, emergency response, chemical facilities and enforcement of cyber securit... More »

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Taser International, the manufacturer of Taser brand stun guns, recommends against using these non-lethal weapons on children under 60 pounds, according to CNN. Taser users should avoid shocking children and other higher... More »

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Calling a police nonemergency number for a lost pet is an option in localities where there is no animal shelter, says The Humane Society. If the owner believes the pet has been stolen, the police should always be contact... More »

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To find a prisoner's release date, complete registration on the Victim Information and Notification Everyday system, search for the prisoner by name or identification number, and request a notification when the prisoner'... More »