Practice English Speaking&Listening with: Department of Labor: 6 Louisville area McDonald's violated multiple child labor laws

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OWNED BY A COMPANY CALLED NPT PARTNERS.

THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABORS WAGE AND HOUR DIVISION HAS BEEN INVESTIGATING SEVERAL LOUISVILLE MCDONALDS LOCATIONS FOR CHILD LABOR VIOLATIONS AFFECTING 6 MINORS.

THE FRANCHISE IS OWNED BY NPT PARTNERS.

ITS BEEN ORDERED TO PAY $48,258 FOR VIOLATING CHILD LABOR REQUIREMENTS OF THE FAIR LABOR STANDARDS ACT.

THE VIOLATIONS INCLUDE WORKING MORE HOURS THAN APPROVED BY LAW, WORKING OUTSIDE OF THE HOURS APPROVED BY LAW, AND WORKING IN HAZARDOUS OCCUPATIONS NOT APPROVED FOR THE AGE GROUP.

WAGE AND HOUR DIVISION DISTRICT DIRECTOR KAREN GARNETT-CIVILS RELEASED THIS STATEMENT SAYING CHILD LABOR LAWS EXIST TO STRIKE A BALANCE BETWEEN PROVIDING MEANINGFUL WORK EXPERIENCE FOR

YOUNG PEOPLE AND KEEPING THEM SAFE ON THE JOB WHILE NOT INTERFERING WITH THEIR EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES, THE INVESTIGATION ALSO REVEALED THE COMPANY VIOLATED THE MINIMUM

WAGE REQUIREMENT AND FAILED TO PAY REQUIRED OVERTIME.

IT WAS ORDERED TO PAY 8 EMPLOYEES BACKED WAGES TOTAL

The Description of Department of Labor: 6 Louisville area McDonald's violated multiple child labor laws