Shifting healthcare costs and dwindling patient admissions are some of the main reasons that the University of Miami-owned 560-bed hospital in downtown Miami is struggling, with Miami hospital layoffs taking place since May. The hospital is situated across the street from the university’s medical school campus in downtown Miami. The facility, formerly known as Cedars (more…)
Patriot National Inc (NYSE:PN), an insurance services company, is cutting a third of its workforce, amounting to about 250 jobs eliminated. The Patriot National layoffs follow the company’s loss of its largest customer, Guarantee Insurance Company, which was placed under state receivership. The Fort Lauderdale layoffs were released alongside an announcement that Patriot National has entered (more…)
Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS), aka The Mosaic Company, has filed a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) notice with the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, saying it was shutting down its Plant City operations at the end of 2017. The Plymouth, Minnesota-based fertilizer company said it will idle the Florida facility for at least one year. (more…)
Abacus Technology Corporation has filed a notice with the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity about its intent to lay off 338 employees at its Kennedy Space Center location.
Hundreds in Florida Are Being Pushed Out of Work The latest employment statistics posted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor are encouraging, yet hundreds of workers in Florida are bracing for layoffs in the coming months. The layoff notices filed by companies with the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity do not paint a very rosy picture (more…)
Sea Ray Boats Cutting Jobs at Florida Plant A premium brand of yachts and boats, Sea Ray Boats, Inc., has announced that it is cutting almost 100 jobs and is imposing furloughs on more than 100 other employees at its manufacturing plant in Florida.
A decline in sales from the company’s larger fiberglass sterndrive engine business and inboard boats has prompted Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) to jettison 90 employees and furlough 130 more at its Palm Coast, Florida production facility.
A manufacturer of residential and commercial property access systems, GTO Access Systems, LLC, has announced that it is slashing a third of its workforce.
Jacksonville-based rail company, CSX Transportation, has indicated that additional employees may be laid off in the coming days as part of its grand restructuring efforts.
Mortgage lender HSBC Finance is laying off nearly 200 employees at its Brandon, Florida office as it faces a slowdown in its mortgage business.