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Jul 10, 2018, 13:43 ET La Comisionada Laboral obtiene un acuerdo de más de $1.1 millones por violaciones del salario prevaleciente que afectan a 103 trabajadores

La Comisionada Laboral Julie A. Su ha conseguido más de $1.1 millones en sueldos y penalidades de un acuerdo para una determinación de violaciones...


Jul 09, 2018, 15:30 ET Labor Commissioner Secures Over $1.1 Million Settlement for Prevailing Wage Violations Affecting 103 Workers

Labor Commissioner Julie A. Su has secured over $1.1 million in wages and penalties from a settlement for a prevailing wage assessment issued against ...


Jul 09, 2018, 15:13 ET Labor Commissioner Secures Over $1.1 Million Settlement for Prevailing Wage Violations Affecting 103 Workers

Labor Commissioner Julie A. Su has secured over $1.1 million in wages and penalties from a settlement for a prevailing wage assessment issued against ...


Mar 08, 2018, 01:53 ET Labor Commissioner's Office Cites Weight Loss Chain Over $8.3 Million for Wage Theft Violations

The Labor Commissioner's Office has cited Chino-based weight loss and fitness chain the Camp Bootcamp, Inc., doing business as the Camp...


Nov 20, 2017, 18:18 ET La Comisionada Laboral subraya la importancia de un seguro de compensación de trabajadores válido

La Comisionada Laboral Julie A. Su quiere recordarles a los empleadores que deben mantener la cobertura de seguro de compensación de trabajadores...


Nov 20, 2017, 12:29 ET Labor Commissioner Stresses the Importance of Valid Workers' Compensation Insurance

Labor Commissioner Julie A. Su is reminding employers they must maintain valid workers' compensation insurance coverage or its equivalent. Employers...


Nov 15, 2017, 17:25 ET California's Nonfatal Worker Injuries, Illnesses Level in 2016

The Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) has posted California's 2016 occupational injury and illness data on employer-reported injuries....


Jun 29, 2017, 16:18 ET Public Works Contractor Registration Fee Increased, Small Project Exemption Established Effective July 1

The Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) is advising public works contractors of 2017-2018 State Budget changes that go into effect on July 1....


May 09, 2017, 16:55 ET Cal/OSHA Cites Two Employers for Fatal Drainage Shaft Accident

Cal/OSHA has cited two companies $352,570 for multiple workplace safety and health violations, including ten serious and three willful category...


Oct 18, 2016, 03:15 ET Compañía de cuidado residencial de San Diego violó leyes de tiempo extra y sueldo mínimo; 15 cuidadores recibirán más de $1.1 millones en sueldos retrasados y daños

Empleador: Gerald Como, haciendo negocios como Family Residential Care LLC y Del Cerro Assisted Living Sitios: 6233 Wenrich Drive, Del Cerro,...


Oct 10, 2016, 12:00 ET San Diego Residential Care Company Violated Overtime, Minimum Wage Laws; 15 Caregivers to Receive Over $1.1 Million in Back Wages, Damages

Employer: Gerald Como, doing business as Family Residential Care LLC and Del Cerro Assisted Living Sites: 6233 Wenrich Drive, Del Cerro, California...


May 03, 2016, 02:56 ET Cal/OSHA Cites Adult Film Producer Kink.com for Condom Law Violations, Exposing Employees to Infectious Materials

Cal/OSHA has cited adult film producer Kink.com with proposed penalties of $146,600 to for 13 violations of safety laws that exposed workers to blood ...


Apr 22, 2016, 07:11 ET El Departamento de Relaciones Industriales reporta datos sobre lesiones ocupacionales fatales en 2014

El Departamento de Relaciones Industriales (DIR) informa que la cantidad de californianos que murieron en el trabajo disminuyó en 2014. Una revisión...


Apr 21, 2016, 03:27 ET Department of Industrial Relations Reports 2014 Fatal Occupational Injuries

The Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) reports the number of Californians who died on the job decreased in 2014. A review of the past ten years ...


Apr 22, 2015, 09:49 ET Department of Industrial Relations Reports 2013 Fatal Occupational Injuries

The Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) reports the number of Californians who died on the job increased slightly in 2013. A review of the past...


Aug 25, 2014, 04:24 ET California Department of Industrial Relations Honors Labor Rights Week, Signs Alliance Promoting Worker Safety and Health

The California Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) joined the United States Department of Labor today to launch this year's Labor Rights Week at ...


Jul 02, 2014, 11:00 ET California's Alternative Security Program Frees $7.5 Billion in Working Capital for Businesses

Department of Industrial Relations Director Christine Baker today approved the implementation of the 2014/15 Alternative Security Program (ASP),...


Jul 02, 2014, 02:47 ET Programa de Seguridad Alternativa de California libera $7,500 millones en capital circulante para empresas

La directora del Departamento de Relaciones Industriales, Christine Baker, aprobó hoy la implementación del Programa de Seguridad Alternativa (ASP)...


Apr 30, 2014, 08:49 ET La Comisionada del Trabajo de California anuncia la campaña "El robo de sueldo es un crimen" en todo el estado

Julie A. Su, Comisionada del Trabajo de California, anuncia el comienzo de una campaña multilingüe en todo el estado acerca del robo de sueldo para...


Apr 30, 2014, 02:34 ET California Labor Commissioner Announces Statewide "Wage Theft is a Crime" Campaign

California Labor Commissioner Julie A. Su announces the start of a statewide, multilingual campaign about wage theft to educate workers and employers ...


Feb 27, 2014, 11:23 ET La Comisionada de Trabajo de California anuncia sistema en línea para presentar solicitudes de Contratistas de Trabajo Agrícola

La Oficina del Comisionado de Trabajo del Departamento de Relaciones Industriales (DIR) se complace en anunciar que las solicitudes de Contratistas...


Feb 27, 2014, 04:32 ET California Labor Commissioner Announces On-Line System for Submitting Farm Labor Contractor Applications

The Department of Industrial Relations' (DIR) Labor Commissioner's Office is pleased to announce that Farm Labor Contractor (FLC) applications can...


Sep 03, 2013, 11:20 ET El DIR lanza grupo de trabajo sobre cumplimiento de normas de techado

El Departamento de Relaciones Industriales (DIR por sus siglas en inglés) hoy lanza oficialmente el Roofing Compliance Working Group (Grupo de...


Sep 03, 2013, 03:27 ET DIR Launches Roofing Compliance Working Group

The Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) today officially launches the Roofing Compliance Working Group to enforce safety and labor law standards ...


Jul 18, 2013, 01:53 ET California Labor Commissioner Julie A. Su honored as top labor and employment lawyer

California Labor Commissioner Julie A. Su has again been recognized by the Daily Journal as one of the Top 75 Labor and Employment Attorneys in...