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US Department of Labor (DOL) Employment Information


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US Department of Labor (DOL):

The US Labor Department (DOL) provides unemployment and employment statistics and data, worker and labor information, forms, and information on employment-related laws, regulations and compliance. DOL information and services are available online:
US Department of Labor

Labor Department Laws and Regulations:

US labor laws and regulations, as well as compliance information. Includes FMLA, FLSA, ADA, OSHA, COBRA and other federal labor-related laws.
Laws and Regulations

Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS):

The Bureau of Labor Statistics provides occupational and career information, employment and unemployment statistics and reports, as well as wage, earnings and benefits information.
Bureau of Labor Statistics

Department of Labor: Jobs and Training:

Job seeker services, training programs, discrimination, hiring and other employment-related issues and programs.
DOL Jobs and Training Information

Department of Labor: Work Hours:

Federal laws pertaining to work hours are enforced by the Wage and Hour Division of the Department of Labor's Employment Standard Administration. Review specific wage and hour regulations and laws, including full-time work, overtime, shift work, vacation, sick leave, travel time and part-time work.
Department of Labor: Work Hours

Department of Labor: Wages and Salary:

The Department of Labor enforces the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), which sets basic minimum wage and overtime pay standards. These standards are enforced by the Department's Wage and Hour Division, a program of the Employment Standards Administration. Includes information on minimum wage, overtime pay, back wages, holiday pay, severance pay, garnishment, tips, hazard pay and other wage and salary topics.
Department of Labor: Wages

Occupational Outlook Handbook:

The Occupational Outlook Handbook, published by the US Department of Labor, describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.
Occupational Outlook Handbook

Dept of Labor Topics:

The Department of Labor provides information on resources on employment-related topics including equal opportunity, disability, hiring, health insurance, retirement, training and workers' compensation.
Department of Labor: Topics

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