Updated Protected Veterans Hiring Benchmark

The OFCCP updated the Protected Veterans Hiring Benchmark to 6.7%.  This new benchmark is effective starting March 31, 2017.  The previous Hiring Benchmark was 6.9%. For more information on the OFCCP’s current and past hiring benchmarks, please go to: https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/AnnualVEVRAABenchmarkEffectiveDates.htm

OFCCP Announces Its VEVRAA Hiring Benchmark for 2016

On June 15, 2016, the U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) published its 2016 Annual Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) annual hiring benchmark for the employment of protected veterans by federal contractors and subcontractors. OFCCP’s annual benchmark is one of two types of benchmarks available to federal contractors [...]