Labor School Calendar
Region 1: Labor Law: Week #1
04.15.20192019-04-15 2019-04-15 America/New_York Region 1: Labor Law: Week #1 http://www.massnurses.org/labor-action/labor-school-calendar/p/event/11154 MNA MNA email@example.com
This course is not intended to train members to become mini-lawyers. But is designed to introduce many of the laws that impact workers in the workplace so that there is a familiarity of what some of the Federal and state statutes exist to protect workers. Some of the laws covered include: National Labor Relations Act; Chapter 150(e); Fair Labor Standards Act; Family and Medical Leave Act; Massachusetts Small Necessities Leave Act,; Workers Compensation; Occupational Safety and Health Act; Americans with Disabilities Act; Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act; Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act; Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009; among others. The Schwartz books Your Rights on the Job: A Practical Guide to Employment Laws in Massachusetts and The FMLA Handbook are provided, as well as Hurt on the Job: A Guide to the Massachusetts Workers Compensation System by Western MassCOSH.
Classes run from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.in the regional office, with a light meal provided at 5 p.m.
Region 1 Office, Jasmine Rodriquez-Franco, 413.584.4607, firstname.lastname@example.org