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US Labor Department to hold a free compliance assistance event for New Orleans’ employers, Aug. 3

Who: U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division
U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs
U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration
National Labor Relations Board
Louisiana Workforce Commission/Office of UI Administration

What: U.S. Department of Labor Employer Compliance Assistance Training

When: Aug. 3, 2017
8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CDT

Where: F. Edward Hebert Federal Building.
600 South Maestri Place, Suite 400
New Orleans, LA 70130

Background: The U.S. Department of Labor provides compliance assistance and training events to assist employers in complying with federal workplace laws. On Aug. 3, representatives from the department’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs, Wage and Hour Division, National Labor Relations Board and the Louisiana Workforce Commission will be on-hand in New Orleans to provide area employers, company managers, human resources professionals and others with the useful resources and training.

This is a “one-stop” training opportunity for employers to hear and speak directly with many of the agencies that support key workplace issues such as wages, recordkeeping, safety and health and government contracting, and unemployment insurance.

There is no cost to attend, but space is limited.Click here to register to attend the event.

For more information about the event, send your questions to

Wage and Hour Division
July 20, 2017
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Contact: Chauntra Rideaux
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Contact: Juan Rodriguez
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