Occupations Considered Hazardous For Youth Under 18 Years of Age


  • Operation in or about establishments manufacturing or storing explosives or articles containing explosive components.
  • Motor vehicle drivers and helpers (with exceptions).
  • Coal mining operations.
  • Logging operation of any sawmill, lath mill, shingle mill or cooperage-stock mill.
  • Operation of power-driven woodworking machines.
  • Jobs involving exposure to radioactive substances and to ionizing radiation.
  • Operation of power-driven hoisting apparatus.
  • Operation of power-driven, metal forming, punching and shearing machines.
  • Operation connected with mining other than coal.
  • Meat processing operations.
  • Operation of certain power-driven bakery machines.
  • Operation of certain power-driven paper-products machines.
  • Manufacture of brick, tile and clay products.
  • Operation of circular saws, band saws and guillotine shears.
  • Wrecking, demolition and shipbuilding operations.
  • Roofing operations.
  • Excavation operations.

We welcome your questions or comments

Antidiscrimination and Labor Division
160 East 300 South, 3rd Floor
P.O. Box 146640
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-6640
Phone: 801-530-6801 or 1-800-222-1238
Email: discrimination@utah.gov