Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Retirement Benefits

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Retirement Benefits
3 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2011
Retirement Benefits  
Retirement Benefits

7.               Retirement Benefits

 

Defined Benefit Plans

 

 

 

Three Months Ended

 

 

 

December 31,

 

 

 

2011

 

2010

 

Service costs

 

$

1.5

 

$

1.3

 

Interest costs

 

3.2

 

3.2

 

Expected return on plan assets

 

(3.4

)

(3.8

)

Amortization of unrecognized prior service costs, net

 

0.2

 

0.2

 

Amortization of net loss

 

1.4

 

1.0

 

Net pension costs

 

$

2.9

 

$

1.9

 

 

Postretirement Healthcare Plans — Net postretirement healthcare costs were $0.2 and $0.3 for the three months ended December 31, 2011 and 2010.

 

Defined Contribution Plans — Expenses related to our defined contribution plans were $1.8 and $1.6 for the three months ended December 31, 2011 and 2010.