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Controlling Your Unemployment Tax Rate Misconduct Separations

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Why does IDES seem to pay benefits to all claimants discharged for misconduct? IDES actually allows benefits to “involuntary separations” (i.e. fired employees) 80% of the time! The fact is that the burden of proving “willful misconduct” is solely on the employer. Note the following:

The last incident (prior to dismissal) …

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Racine Railroad Engages Expense Reduction Analysts to Study Freight

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TMA member Racine Railroad Products engaged TMA Member Paul Zaleski of Expense Reduction Analysts (ERA) to explore cost improvements in their LTL freight expense.
 
ERA studied 600 shipments; lanes, frequency, load weights, commodities and pricing
ERA managed bid process and negotiations with carriers based on their analysis and Racine’s service requirements
ERA created …

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Metal Impact LLC Wins Raytheon 5-Star Supplier Excellence Award

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Metal Impact LLC has been recognized for its quality and performance by Raytheon’s Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) business. Raytheon has bestowed its 5-Star Supplier Excellence Award for 2012 to Metal Impact, the highly diversified contract manufacturer of aluminum impact extrusions and cold forged products.
 
Raytheon IDS instituted the annual Supplier Excellence …

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TMA 21st Century CNC Training Program Earns Accreditation

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We are pleased to announce the official accreditation of TMA’s 21st Century CNC Training Program at the Fred W. Buhrke Training Center in Arlington Heights. Officially accredited as of August 21, 2013, the staff and faculty at TMA have met NIMS standards and will continue to set the bar for …

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