The U.S. Department of Labor's Wage and Hour Division is offering this self-assessment tool to help employers comply with the child labor provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act. It reflects what our experience has shown to be some of the most common problems encountered in your industry. You can use this tool to help evaluate your firm's level of compliance. You are not required to use this tool, but you may find it helpful in preventing problems and achieving compliance with the federal child labor provisions.

If you answer YES to any questions, you are likely out of compliance.

Do any young workers under the age of 18 do the following?

Do any young workers under the age of 16 do the following?

This self-assessment tool is provided for your convenience.