Answers to frequently asked questions about employment related issues such as minimum wage, workers' compensation, unemployment insurance and more.
You have the right to a safe workplace. The Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (OSH Act) was passed to prevent workers from being killed or seriously harmed at work. The law requires employers to provide their employees with working conditions that are free of known dangers. Learn more about your rights here.
From the United States Department of Labor (OSHA).
Here you will find information on hiring disabled workers, assistive technology for the disabled, helpful websites for disabled workers and more.
Learn about child labor, discrimination, employment leave, the hiring process, termination, uniforms, unions, and more.
The United States Department of Labor offers an interactive elaws Advisor tool to help you find information about a number of federal employment laws. Each Advisor simulates the interaction you might have with an employment law expert. It asks questions and provides answers based on responses given.
Find resources for improving your commuting experience, and your health, your budget, your well-being and your environment. MassRIDES offers tools for ride sharing, van pooling and bike commuting. Plus Park and Ride locations, tax-saving tips and more.