536 layoffs announced in the state

The state Employment Security Department announced 536 layoffs in Washington today.

Boeing will lay off 319 Puget Sound employees, effective April 24, 2015.

Trulia, in Bellevue, will lay off 157 employees, effective April 20, 2015.

Ambassador Programs, Inc., in Spokane, will lay off 60 employees, effective April 27, 2015.

The Employment Security Department announces mass layoffs for companies with 100 or more employees, as outlined in the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act. The act requires employers to provide 60 days notice in advance of mass layoffs.


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