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The misclassification of employees as independent contractors is one of the most serious problems facing affected employees, employers and the U.S. economy.
In the past year, the Wage and Hour Division has held more than 70 listening sessions to identify ways to improve access to worker protections and services.
The misclassification of construction employees as independent contractors is a major issue in Louisiana. Here's what we're doing about it.
As we emerge from the pandemic, eliminating misclassification is a critical economic recovery strategy. Here’s why: