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Employment law covers all rights and obligations within the employer-employee
relationship -- whether current employees, job applicants, or former employees.
Can you be required to take a drug test? Who is entitled to earn overtime? What
kinds of conduct fall under the definition of illegal discrimination and harassment
These rights are administered by the Veterans' Employment and ...
Subtopics Americans with Disabilities Act Employee Rights Employers'
Responsibilities Hiring People with Disabilities Job Accommodations Job Search
Employee Rights Law encompasses the various rights that have arisen over time
which employees are legally entitled to in the workplace, such as: limits on ...
Whether an employment or labor law applies to a worker first depends on ...
Federal Government Workers. 5. Not Covered under the OSH Act. 6. Worker
Rights in State-Plan States. 6. Right to a Safe and Healthful Workplace. 7.
New York State Labor Law provides employees with basic protections in the
workplace. Keep in mind that federal law also provides employees with
Under federal law, you are entitled to a safe workplace. Your employer must
provide a workplace free of known health and safety hazards. If you have