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Resources for Foreign Nationals

Wage and Hour Division

We Can Help / Podemos Ayudar

WHD is committed to increasing public awareness of and compliance with federal wage and hour laws. Each year WHD conducts thousands of outreach events and presentations, providing valuable information and compliance assistance to thousands of employees, community organizations, industry associations and other stakeholders nationwide. Worker specific resources geared to inform foreign nationals and their advocates or representatives working in the US. are listed below.

WHD in Other Languages

WHD En Otros Idiomas / WHD in Other Languages

We offer publications in: Spanish, Vietnamese, Korean, Chinese, Thai, Haitian, Russian, Hmong, Tagalog, Polish, Brazilian Portuguese, Urdu, Hindi, Bahasa Indonesian, Somali, and Punjabi.

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WHD Local Offices

WHD Local Offices

There are over 200 WHD offices throughout the country with trained professionals to help you. Find the Wage & Hour Division office closest to you.

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WHD Workers' Rights

WHD Workers' Rights

This is a collection of resources for workers.

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WHD Publications

WHD Publications

You can download or order publications from this page.

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We Can Help

We Can Help

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Tools for Workers

Tools for Workers

H-2A Visa Program

H-2A Visa Program

Temporary Agricultural Employment of Foreign Workers

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H-2B Visa Program

H-2B Visa Program

The H-2B nonimmigrant program permits employers to temporarily hire nonimmigrants to perform nonagricultural labor or services in the United States.

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WOW

Workers Owed Wages (WOW)

This is an interactive Internet based portal that allows workers to find out if they are due back wages by their employers for hours they have diligently and honestly worked and for which they have not been paid.

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Elaws Advisors

Elaws Advisors

The elaws Advisors are interactive e-tools that provide easy-to-understand information about a number of federal employment laws. Each Advisor simulates the interaction you might have with an employment law expert.

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Know Your Rights Video Series

"Know Your Rights" Video Series

WHD has developed the "Know Your Rights" video series in English and Spanish to provide workers with useful basic information in different scenarios that workers encounter in the workplace.

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YouthRules!

YouthRules!

This website provides information about Federal and State labor laws that apply to young workers.

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