Personal auto insurance companies increased rates by an average of 2.3 percent nationwide last year, and Rhode Island was among the top five states with the highest overall increases, according to a Perr&Knight’s RateWatch.
Green-building techniques have become so common in commercial construction that they almost are an expectation for companies who relocate or expand into new offices.
Executives at several companies operating in Rhode Island said the …
Some employers are restructuring part-time positions as they struggle to manage expenses for workers whose extra hours may make them eligible for health care benefits.
The number of affected employers is small but noticeable, according to …