Essential Workers - Essential Protections Webinar for the Auto Care Industry
The U.S. Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Division, will host a free auto care webinar for workers and employers in the auto repair and maintenance industry. The webinar will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams on Thursday, January 13, 2022, from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. EST followed by a Q&A session.
Participants will learn about the Fair Labor Standards Act’s (FLSA) essential protections for workers in auto repair shops, car washes, tire stores, gas stations, and related establishments.
For more information, see our press release and tweet. We encourage stakeholders to share our Twitter content in order to help others learn about this free webinar.
Please click here to register for the event.
Links to informational resources:
Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
FLSA Compliance Videos
Handy Reference Guide to the FLSA
Child Labor/Youth Employment
Essential Workers – Essential Protections
Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
Complete Listing of All WHD Fact Sheets
Fact Sheet: Basic Information
Fact Sheet #6: Retail Industry Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
Fact Sheet #13: Employment Relationship under the FLSA
Fact Sheet #21: Recordkeeping Requirements under the FLSA
Fact Sheet #22: Hours Worked under the FLSA
Fact Sheet #23: Overtime Pay Requirements of the FLSA
Fact Sheet #44: Visits to Employers
Fact Sheet #48: Application of U.S. Labor Laws to Immigrant Workers
Fact Sheet #56C: Bonuses under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
Fact Sheet #76: Car Wash and Auto Detailing Establishments Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
WHD has a toll-free helpline that is staffed by investigators and technicians from Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Calls are confidential. Your members may call 1-866-4-US-WAGE (1-866-487-9243) with technical questions.