Fact Sheet 17A – Exemptions from Overtime Pay

In Florida, overtime pay is regulated by a federal law called the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).­ Under the FLSA, employers are required to pay overtime to any employee who works more than 40 hours in one workweek, unless the employee is exempt.­ Overtime must be paid at the rate of one and one-half times […]

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OSHA Poster Update

The federal Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) has released a new version of its job safety poster (called “It’s the Law”) that all employers are required to post at their workplaces.­ The poster has been updated to include the new requirement that all employers have to report every on-the-job fatality as well as every […]

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