In farm work, permissible jobs and hours of work, by age, are the following:
- Minors 16 years and older may perform any work, whether dangerous or perhaps not, for limitless hours;
- Minors 14 and fifteen years old may perform any nonhazardous farm task outside of college hours;
- Minors 12 and 13 years old may work outside of college hours in nonhazardous jobs, either having a parent’s written consent or regarding the same farm as the parent(s);
- Minors under 12 years old may perform jobs on farms owned or operated by parent(s), or having a parent’s written permission, outside of school hours in nonhazardous jobs on farms maybe perhaps maybe not included in minimum wage requirements.
Minors of any age may be used by their moms and dads in just about any career for a farm owned or operated by their moms and dads.
The FLSA calls for companies to help keep documents on wages, hours, as well as other things, as specified in DOL recordkeeping regulations. Continue reading