Wisconsin Safety Council Hires New Executive Director

  MADISON – The Wisconsin Safety Council (WSC) – the state’s leading provider of safety training services and products – announced on Tuesday that Janet Metzger is the organization’s new Executive Director. Metzger joins WSC after a long career in … Continued

WMC Launches New Video Series to Kick Off Manufacturing Month

  New Videos Released Each Week Will Highlight Industry, Rewarding Careers MADISON – Gov. Scott Walker proclaimed October as Manufacturing Month, and Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC) will join him in celebrating the state’s top industry. To emphasize the importance … Continued

Legislators Circulate Significant Wetland Reforms

  State Chamber Calls on All Legislators To Co-sponsor MADISON – On Friday, Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke (R-Kaukauna), Rep. Rob Stafsholt (R-New Richmond) and Senate President Roger Roth (R-Appleton) began circulating legislation to reform Wisconsin’s wetland permitting laws. For … Continued

WMC Video Details Skyrocketing Worker’s Compensation Medical Costs

  MADISON – One day after launching the Worker’s Compensation Employers Coalition, Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC) released a short video detailing the high costs businesses face because of worker’s compensation claims. WMC Board Chairman Bob Kamphuis – Chairman, CEO … Continued