750 layoffs coming to Shelton company

A Shelton company says it will lay off about 750 workers.Health Net says the layoffs will begin in January and continue through March of 2012.The

SHELTON - A Shelton company says it will lay off about 750 workers.

Health Net says the layoffs will begin in January and continue through March of 2012.

The layoffs are a result of a company buyout by United Healthcare.

The spokesperson for the company says employees will receive 60 days notice before they are let go. The spokesperson also says workers will get severance packages and will be provided with job placement services.

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