|12 Months Ended|
Dec. 31, 2016
|Restructuring and Related Activities [Abstract]|
The Company has historically incurred an ongoing level of restructuring-type activities to maintain a competitive cost structure, including manufacturing and workforce optimization resulting from acquisitions.
The balance of the restructuring reserve is included in accrued liabilities on the accompanying consolidated balance sheets. Employee termination benefits are included as a part of restructuring expenses.
Activity in the restructuring reserves for these plans for the years ended December 31, 2016, 2015 and 2014 is as follows (in thousands):
The entire disclosure for restructuring and related activities. Description of restructuring activities such as exit and disposal activities, include facts and circumstances leading to the plan, the expected plan completion date, the major types of costs associated with the plan activities, total expected costs, the accrual balance at the end of the period, and the periods over which the remaining accrual will be settled.
Reference 1: http://www.xbrl.org/2003/role/presentationRef