What Is The Apprentice Exemption To Hazardous Orders?

All of the following conditions must be met in order to apply the exemption to Hazardous Occupation Orders numbers 5, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16 and 17:

  • The apprentice is employed in a craft recognized as an apprenticeable trade.
  • The work of the apprentice in the occupation declared particularly hazardous is incidental to his/her training.
  • Such work is intermittent and for short periods of time and is under the direct and close supervision of a journeyman as a necessary part of such apprentice training.
  • The apprentice is registered by the Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training, U.S. Department of Labor, or BOLI’s Apprenticeship and Training Division.

Speak to an Experienced Employment Law Attorney Today

This article is intended to be helpful and informative. But even common legal matters can become complex and stressful. A qualified employment lawyer can address your particular legal needs, explain the law, and represent you in court. Take the first step now and contact an attorney in your area from our directory to discuss your specific legal situation.

Your Next Step:

Enter your location below to get connected with a qualified Employment Law attorney today.

Additional Employment Law Articles