DOL Newsletter

Ending Child Labor

In an ongoing effort to combat child labor and modern slavery, the U.S. Department of Labor updated its annual child labor report and released a new mobile app to help businesses improve global supply chains.

#HurricaneMaria

As with Hurricanes Irma and Harvey, the Department is providing grants and assistance for Hurricane Maria recovery efforts.

Training Grants

The Labor Department awarded nearly $1.5 million for women in apprenticeships and nontraditional occupations.

Helping Disabled Workers

A federal court ordered a South Carolina company to pay back wages and damages to four disabled workers.

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Hurricanes and Benefits

The Department announced employee benefit plan compliance guidance and relief for victims of Hurricane Irma.

Falsified Records

A Louisiana company that tests soil and concrete density for construction projects has agreed to resolve FLSA violations.

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Fast Track to a Career

Armed with practical experience and a degree, Mykelsy Charles has her sights on a management position.

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