Work injuries are incredibly common in the US, as are work-related deaths. In fact, according to the National Safety Council (NSC), there were a total of 4.64 million (medically consulted) injuries in the US in 2019. It’s important to understand your rights to compensation if you ever find yourself sustaining your own injury while at work. So, […]

SOUTH EUCLID, Ohio — An 80-year-old South Euclid man was so dissatisfied with services he received from a pair of sex workers, he called police. According to South Euclid police, the man called dispatch to report a robbery. He told officers he had paid two women $500 to visit his home to perform sexual services. […]

Trump moves to freeze pay for federal workers   WASHINGTON – Amid the current partial government shutdown, President Donald Trump signed an executive order to freeze pay for federal workers in 2019. The move is consistent with Trump’s budget proposal and a notice to Congress in August, when he cited “serious economic conditions” in cutting pay to […]

SANDUSKY, OH (WOIO) – More than 100 workers were arrested early Tuesday during immigration raids at two garden centers, officials said. U.S. Immigration Agents showed up around 7 a.m. at Corso’s Flower and Garden Center in Sandusky and Castalia. According to authorities, 114 people were taken into custody and could face charges of identity theft and tax evasion. Agents […]

A bold citizen’s arrest caught on camera. “Breaking into my stuff yo,” a construction worker said. “I wasn’t breaking into it,” the man tied to scaffolding screamed. “You was!” the construction worker replied. “You got my jays and my wallet, I wasn’t in it! I was just checking it out,” the man explained. All of […]

CLEVELAND- With just three months away from Christmas, JCPenney is getting into the holiday spirit by hiring for the seasons. 500 seasonal associates are needed for a variety of customer service and support positions, including cashier, replenishment specialist, merchandise support  specialist and more. For more information on the job openings, click here.   READ MORE: […]

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Several workers were rallying outside Cleveland City Hall Thursday to demand a $15 minimum wage available in states like New York and California. Organizers say the demonstration involved workers in the fast food industry, nursing homes, hospitals and airports. The “Raise up Cleveland” campaign is also filing an initiative petition with the clerk of council. […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Local home care workers, nursing home workers, library staff, school district employees, fast food workers, and child care workers throughout Cleveland protested outside of City Hall on Tuesday, joining minimum wage workers in 500 cities nationwide to demand that elected leaders stand up for $15/hour and union rights. Called “Fight for $15,” this is […]

Want to go commando? Not if you’re an employee of Summa Health System. The health system is rolling out a new, stricter dress code policy in an effort to provide a ‘neat and professional’ appearance to visitors. That means employees must wear undergarments. The new policy prohibits sweatshirts, fleece, capris, jeans, fitness apparel, spandex, tank […]

  INDEPENDENCE, OH (WOIO) – AT&T is hiring for more than 200 full-time positions around the state including nearly 80 retail positions. The company is holding a retail sales hiring event from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. today at the store in Independence. Current full-time retail sales consultants earn an average of $47,175 in total […]

  CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The Postal Service is accepting applications for 170 holiday seasonal positions at the Cleveland Processing and Distribution Center, 2400 Orange Ave, Cleveland OH 44101. Open positions include Postal Support Employee and Casual Mailhandler. Interested applicants must create an external profile at http://about.usps.com/careers/welcome.htm, carefully review instructions on the job posting, and […]

  AVON LAKE, OH (WOIO) – Ford is investing $168 million to retool the Ohio Assembly Plant in Avon Lake, moving production of their medium-duty F-650 and F-750 trucks from Mexico to Ohio. Hundreds of employees at the plant rallied around their leaders as they unveiled the medium-duty trucks that’ll now be made right here in […]