Information Concerning Employees

It is important that you contact the appropriate regulatory agencies to learn of any special regulatory requirements necessary for you to operate your business in order to ensure compliance with all city and county requirements.

Safety & Health Regulations

You have a legal obligation to provide a safe working environment for your employees. You must operate your business in compliance with both Federal and California OSHA requirements. Contact the U.S. Department of Labor for a consultation on information regarding Federal OSHA and Cal OSHA requirements.

Cal/OSHA
2424 Arden Way, Suite 410
Sacramento, CA 95825
916-263-0704
Workers’ Compensation
2424 Arden Way, Suite 230
Sacramento, CA 95825
916-263-2735

Federal & California Wage-Hour Laws & Child Labor Laws

If you hire employees, you may have to meet the requirements of the Federal Fair Labor Standards Act and the California Labor Code. Contact the U.S. Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Division and the local Labor Commissioner for information on minimum wage and other labor issues.

US Department of Labor
Frances Perkins Building
200 Constitution Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20210
866-487-2365
California Industrial Relations Dept
2031 Howe Avenue, Suite 100
Sacramento, CA 95825
916-263-1811

Federal & California Fair Employment Laws

Contact the Federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing for information about compliance with laws prohibiting discrimination in employment on the basis of sex, age, color, national origin, religion, or physical and mental handicaps.