Department of Labor Standards (DLS)

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.

Learn more about lead poisoning

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General information (617) 626-6975

Online

General feedback DLSfeedback@state.ma.us
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10/23-10/30 is Lead Poisoning Prevention Week

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

Press Release

2021 Thanksgiving and Christmas Holiday Permit Notice 

9/21/2021 Department of Labor Standards

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2021 Columbus and Veterans Day Permit for Opening 

8/09/2021 Department of Labor Standards

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