Press Releases

Press Release: Colorado Work-Related Fatalities Decreased in 2022

The Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (CFOI) program conducted by the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment’s Office of Labor Market Information (LMI), in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Labor and the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), reveals Colorado had 89 work-related fatalities in 2022.

Press Release: Governor Polis Announces New Grants to Support Job Creation in Coal Transition Communities

Governor Polis, the Office of Just Transition (OJT) within the Colorado Department of Labor & Employment, and the Office of Economic Development & International Trade (OEDIT) announced two new Coal Transition Community grants to fund projects that will diversify local economies and create new jobs in Moffat County and Oak Creek through the development of hydropower and expanded access to healthcare services.

Press Release: Apprenticeship Colorado Announces Opportunity to Accelerate and Expand Registered Apprenticeship Through Qualified Apprenticeship Intermediaries

Apprenticeship Colorado, within the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment (CDLE)'s Office of the Future of Work, is recognizing Qualified Apprenticeship Intermediaries for their contributions to our dynamic Registered Apprenticeship system as a strategy to accelerate the growth of high-quality job opportunities in the state and to attract new talent to in-demand occupations.