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Wed June 12, 2013

Hundreds Of Layoffs Possible in Northern Illinois

Credit DCEO

The Illinois Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Act requires business enterprise employers to provide 60 days advance notice of pending plant closures or mass layoffs.

CHICAGO TRIBUNE: More Than 1,700 Illinois Workers Warned In May Of Layoffs

The following local companies submitted filings with the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity:

Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. - DeKalb, IL 

75 workers affected

FIRST LAYOFF DATE: 7/2/13

REASON: Not provided

The Testor Corporation – Rockford, IL

101 workers affected

FIRST LAYOFF DATE: 7/17/13

REASON: Restructuring

Illinois Central School Bus – South Beloit, IL

107 workers affected

FIRST LAYOFF DATE: 6/4/13

REASON: Lost Contract

The D.B. Hess Company - Woodstock, IL

148 workers affected

FIRST LAYOFF DATE: 7/22/13

REASON: Sale of certain assets