Employmen Law Agencies
To Protect You!
OSHA (Occupational Saftey & Health Adminstration)
OSHA helps protect you from workplace hazards and to implement new or improve existing saftey and health programs. OSHA moto is to "assure so far as possible every working man and woman in the NAtion safe and healthful working conditions and to perserve our human resources".
U.S. Department of Labor
This agency helps lead workers compensation, the department also administers a variety of Federal labor laws that include rights to safe and healthy working environments, a rightful wage and overtime pay, freedom from discrimination, unemployement insurance and other income support.
North Carolina Department of Labor
The reason for this department of the state is to strive to make North Carolina a safe and health place to live. They only deal with North Caroilina residents and jobs and they have three lead divisions called Administration, Occupational Saftey and Healthy, and standards and inspections.