by Alan Pyke Jun 17, 2015 Updated: Jun 17, 2015
The spiritual home of surge pricing may face a massive jump in its own costs after California labor officials found that drivers are company employees, not independent contractors.
by Bryce Covert Jun 8, 2015
Salon employees claim they made as little as $300 for six-day weeks working long hours with few breaks.
by Beenish Ahmed Jun 2, 2015
While larger, more lucrative factories can afford to improve safety conditions, the cost of avoiding catastrophe are a high hurdle to smaller operations.
by Tara Culp-Ressler May 30, 2015
Effectively immediately, every nail salon is required to prominently display the new posters.
by Alice Ollstein May 28, 2015
Can John Kasich (R-OH) keep his moderate, blue collar reputation as he strips workers of collective bargaining rights?
by Travis Waldron May 26, 2015
A new governmental plan would send prison laborers to factories to supply goods for Russia's World Cup projects.
by Bryce Covert May 18, 2015
DuPont, which has $63.6 billion in revenue, was fined $99,000 for the four deaths and the safety violations that caused them.
by Alan Pyke May 15, 2015
Factory owners reportedly failed to drill workers on what to do in case of fire, while paying them illegally low wages and withholding other required compensation.
by Bryce Covert May 15, 2015
Employees of a chain of nail salons in New York City say they were made to work 10-hour shifts without breaks and for little pay.
by Alice Ollstein May 4, 2015
Governor Scott Walker says he would push federal versions of the controversial anti-labor laws he has signed in Wisconsin.