Department of Labor Standards (DLS)

Department of Labor Standards

The Department of Labor Standards (DLS) promotes and protects workers' safety/health, wages, and working conditions, and supports the use of apprenticeship as a tool for workforce development.

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Phone

General information (617) 626-6975

Online

General feedback DLSfeedback@state.ma.us

Who we serve

The Department of Labor Standards (DLS) serves employers, employees, apprentices, students in areas such as public employee safety, lead, asbestos, employment agencies, minimum wage, and prevailing wage.

Recent news & announcements from Department of Labor Standards

Press Release

Statewide Approval for Early Openings on Columbus & Veterans Day 2018 

8/15/2018 Department of Labor Standards

Statewide Approval for Early Openings on Columbus & Veterans Day 2018

News

OSHA Safety Training for Public Sector 

5/24/2018 Department of Labor Standards

Highlights of Updated Law M.G.L. c. 149 §6½

Upcoming Events from Department of Labor Standards

No upcoming events scheduled

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