News Brief

US Labor Department to hold employer forum in Oklahoma City

Who: U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Wage and Hour Division
Employee Benefits Security Administration
Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs
Veterans’ Employment and Training Service

What: U.S. Labor Department Employer Forum

When: March 28, 2017
8 a.m.-3 p.m. CDT

Where: Francis Tuttle Technology Center
Business and Industry Services
12777 N. Rockwell Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73142

Background: The U.S. Department of Labor will host an employer forum to provide free compliance assistance and training in key areas affecting companies of all sizes. Representatives from the Employee Benefits Security Administration, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs, Veterans’ Employment and Training Service and the Wage and Hour Division will be on-hand to provide area employers, company managers, human resources professionals and others with the resources and training needed to comply with federal requirements.

The forum will offer a “one-stop” opportunity for employers to hear and speak directly with the many of the agencies that support key workplace issues such as wages, recordkeeping, pensions, 401(k) savings plans, safety and health, government contracting, and recruiting and training for former military service members.

The day will begin with a general assembly, followed by breakout sessions featuring the participating agencies. Participation is free, but seating is limited. Registration may be completed online at Eventbrite, by calling Jessica Parker at (405) 595-3469 or e-mailing parker.jessica@dol.gov.

WHD News Brief: 
03/21/2017
Media Contact Name: 

Chauntra Rideaux

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Media Contact Name: 

Juan Rodriguez

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Release Number: 
17-0326-DAL