YW Resources Websites

 

Internet Resources for Young Worker Issues

Help for Teen Workers - WA State Department of Labor & Industries
This site contains lots of information for teens, employers, parents, and teachers regarding workers’ safety and health in Washington State.

Young Worker Safety and Health - National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
Safety and health information site specific for young workers.

Young Worker Restaurant Industry Safety & Health (WA State Department of Labor & Industries)
Many youths' first work experiences are in the food and restaurant industries, with ~30% of workers in the restaurant and food & beverage industries under 20 years of age. This is a collection of information & fact sheets, checklists, training sites and videos.

National Institute of Occupational Safety & Health homepage (NIOSH)
Safety and health at work through research and prevention. Contains multiple services and links to other related web sites.

YouthRules! - U.S. Department of Labor Teen Worker Site
The YouthRules web page has information for teens, parents, educators, and employers on the Federal and State rules regarding young workers.

Occupational Safety & Health Administration homepage (OSHA)
The OSHA web site addresses job safety and health, with pages for regulations/compliance, newsrooms, and outreach. 

YoungWorkers.org - National Young Worker Safety Resource Center
The YWSRC provides training, technical assistance, and resource materials to state and community groups throughout the country.