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Doing Business In Utah
Who We Are - What We Do
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Hiring – what are the rules?
Firing – what are the rules?
Disability – what are the rules?
Unfair Treatment – what are the rules?
Where are the laws?
What is the minimum wage?
Overtime – when must it be paid?
Breaks and lunch – does my employer have to give them?
What deductions can my employer take from my paycheck?
Can I be paid for training and on-call?
Commute time – who pays?
Last paycheck – when must it be paid?
What if my employer doesn’t pay me?
Vacations, holidays, severance – does my employer have to pay me?
What are the age requirements?
Is a work permit required?
Are rest and meal breaks required?
Are there limits on the hours and time of day that minors can work?
Are occupancy limits legal?
Children – are restrictions legal?
Seniors – are restrictions legal?
Disabled – are restrictions legal?
Must I provide a credit history?
Must I provide felony records?
How can I keep lawsuits to a minimum?
Are there parking requirements?
Can I have an assistance animal?
Are pool and fitness equipment rules okay?
Injuries on the Job
How do I report my injury?
How does an employer report a fatality or serious injury?
What is Workers’ Compensation insurance?
What if I have a question?
What is Mediation/Claims Resolution?
How does it work?
What are my legal rights?
What are the benefits of mediation?
How do I appeal a denial of coverage?
Safety on the Job
How do I report an injury?
How do I report a hazard?
Where are the OSHA rules?
Are training, consulting available?
How do I get certified for a coal mining job?
How do I get certified to work as an Electrician, Foreman or Fire Boss in a coal mine in Utah?
Safety in Public Buildings
Are elevators and escalators inspected?
Are boilers and pressure vessels inspected?
Workers' Compensation Insurance
Who pays for workers' compensation insurance?
What if I temporarily work outside Utah?
- Self Insurance
What are the requirements?
How do I apply?
How do I appeal a denial?
Which companies are self-insured?
How do I apply?
What are the document requirements?
How do I pay?
How can I verify status of a waiver?
How do I appeal a denial of waiver?
What exactly is a waiver? (video tutorial)
We welcome your questions or comments
Utah Labor Commission
160 East 300 South, 3rd Floor
PO Box 146615
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-6615
Monday - Friday 8:00 - 5:00