Tag Archives: Young Workers

04Dec 2018
George Tharalson

Ask the Expert – Employment of Young Workers

Question:  I employ quite a few people under the age of 18. Can they perform all job tasks? Answer: It depends on your business. California law limits some types of work people under the age of 18 may legally perform. According … Read more »

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05Jun 2018
George Tharalson

Promoting Safety for the Summer Job Season…and Beyond

Summer isn’t just a time for teens to sleep in or head to the beach. It’s also a time for them to earn some extra cash and gain valuable working experience. With the school year wrapping up soon, many teens … Read more »

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12Jul 2016
George Tharalson

School’s out – Time to Hire Summer Workers

Hiring young workers this summer? It’s important to know that workers under 25 are twice as likely to be sent to the emergency room as their older counterparts. In a typical year, 200,000 young workers suffer injuries on the job. … Read more »

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