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Funeral-related industries

United States. General Accounting Office

Funeral-related industries

complaints and state laws vary, and FTC could better manage the funeral rule : report to Congressional requesters

by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by The Office in Washington, D.C. (P.O. Box 37050, Washington 20013) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Undertakers and undertaking -- United States.,
    • Funeral supplies industry -- United States.,
    • Cemeteries -- United States.,
    • Undertakers and undertaking -- Law and legislation -- United States -- States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementUnited States General Accountiung Office.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9999.U53 U58 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination72 p. ;
      Number of Pages72
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL122009M
      LC Control Number99488752

      Description. Manufacturer of funeral caskets. The company manufactures and distributes wood, steel and copper caskets. It also provides funeral related accessories and products.   Funeral industry is exploring ways of doing business online; there are Web sites on which people can post obituaries and memorials for a .

      With his family by his side, J. Brian Turner, age 92 of Peterborough, Ontario passed away Octo at Royal Gardens Retirement Residence. Born September 9, in Southport, Lancashire, England, Brian emigrated to Canada in , to work on the Avro Arrow before settling in Peterborough in Download Technical Standards Instantly. Preview Any Product. Compare 0; USD. Australian Dollar British Pound Canadian Dollar.

      A large number of funeral-related companies were established by licensed directors who recognized a void and conceived an original solution. Every year, the National Funeral Directors Association recognizes one of these companies with the NFDA Innovation Award. About this time last year I posted Funeral Industry in the Rear View Mirror about the top news stories along with predictions for For consistency, I’ll provide the top news stories in the funeral industry from , see if some of my predictions for the year were affirmed, and make predictions for


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Funeral-related industries by United States. General Accounting Office Download PDF EPUB FB2

Page 5 GAO/GGD Funeral-Related Industries Source: Historical CPI for all Urban Consumers (U. city average) by commodity and service group and detailed expenditure categories, CPI Detailed Report, MarchBLS, Department of Labor.

Over the years, most funeral homes and cemeteries have been small, family-owned businesses that were passed down to successive generations. In the late s, a consolidation of the industry began with large companies acquiring the “mom and pop” funeral homes and cemeteries. To retain the funeral home’s loyal following, “consolidators.

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Funeral Related Services A wide variety of businesses, work in and around the funeral industry. Most are obvious, but others you may have never considered. Please explore this topic and discover the past, and the present of the funeral industry's related services. The new death industry: funeral businesses that won’t exploit grief From the ‘mushroom death suit’ to no funeral at all, entrepreneurs are transforming the burial sector.

The Zacks Industry Rank assigns a rating to each of the X (Expanded) Industries based on their average Zacks Rank. An industry with a larger. What Careers Are There in Funeral Services.

The most common career path taken in the funeral services industry is to become a mortician, also called a funeral director, which combines scientific work with business, management and grief a mortician, you would handle multiple responsibilities, such as preparing the deceased's body, organizing funeral services and.

Yet such items are an integral part of the business of the narrower funeral industry. 62 56 U.S. General Accounting Office, Funeral-Related Industries: Complaints and State Laws Vary, and FTC Could Better Manage the Funeral Rule, report to Congressional Requesters, GAO/GGD, Sept.

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The funeral industry may not be over alluring to researchers, nevertheless it is still a riveting topic to probe and investigate (Saunders, ).

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Funeral Guides by State – All states have slightly different rules and regulations when it comes to licensing funeral homes, crematories and cemeteries. We have compiled guides for each state as a quick reference guide to the laws pertaining to arranging a funeral or cremation in.

During this same time, however, Suhor Industries has grown dramatically. Its profits increased percent in31 percent in and almost 19 percent in The defeated Barton amendment called for the FTC to study the incidents of deceptive or abusive practices in the industry and report its findings to Congress.

However, the FTC has already reported that out of some million complaints filed by consumers duringonly complaints were funeral-related.

That amounts to % (of one percent). A sampling of FuneralScreen’s digital sign product line. Five ways the process of death is changing. We’re getting cremated more. According to statistics from the National Funeral Directors Association, cremation has become more popular than traditional burials in the past few years, with percent of choosing the ashes route ina number that is expected to.

In his book, he quoted Waltrip as saying he wanted to turn SCI into "the True Value hardware of the funeral service industry." In its lawsuit, SCI said, "the statement attributed to Waltrip is. The Natural Burial Company is an online retail and consulting business that sells biodegradable coffins, caskets, urns and other funeral goodies for eco-conscious mortals.

The business aims to. For-profit corporations are beginning to alter the landscape. Consolidation and vertical integration are increasing with some cemeteries bundling cemetery, mortuary, and other funeral related.

General Accounting Office. Funeral-Related Industries: Complaints and State Laws Vary, FTC Could Better Manage Funeral Rule. GAO/GGD (September). Death Care Industry--Regulation Varies across States and Industry Segments. Washington, DC: U.S. General Accounting Office. The Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado warned consumers this week about the business practices of Heritage Cremation Provider LLC, following a BBB investigation of the company.

Heritage Cremation Provider LLC has an active license as a funeral home through the Department of Regulatory Affairs at the address of Telstar Drive, Ste in Colorado. Who would want a non-friendly funeral director? no-one. This does not just count towards people who we are hosting a funeral for, this also counts for those that we work with, other funeral directors, other funeral homes and all other funeral related industries i.e flower supplies.OKI’s colour printers and MFPs give funeral businesses new access to high-quality printing for every kind of funeral-related documents in a huge variety of formats and also very heavy media Improve processes with a single printer for fast, efficient and hassle-free production that meets every requirement.All Obituaries - Nelson-Haile Funeral Home offers a variety of funeral services, from traditional funerals to competitively priced cremations, serving Camden, SC and the surrounding communities.

We also offer funeral pre-planning and carry a wide selection of caskets, vaults, urns and burial containers.