For too many workers, misclassification causes lost wages, benefits, unemployment insurance, and workers’ compensation coverage. Through its enforcement, the Wage and Hour Division has found misclassification occurs in many industries.Learn More
$348K for 144 Workers
Getting Wages into the Hands of Farmworkers
With the agricultural industry in full swing as summer begins, it’s a great time to think about the rights of farmworkers who work so hard to cultivate the fruits and vegetables on our kitchen tables.
$400K for 32 Workers
Acting WHD Administrator Jessica Looman visited agricultural stakeholders in the Southeast region to provide compliance assistance as WHD’s enforcement of agricultural labor laws ramps up for the summer.