How to Encourage a Work Colleague to Take Longer Lunch Breaks?

Answer If you are in the situation of seeing a work colleague take 5 minute lunch breaks but still working a long day, it can be worrying from a management point of view and, depending on the reasons for ... Read More »

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Is there an OSHA standard for lunch breaks in a work day?

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration, or OSHA, is a part of the U.S. Department of Labor, or DOL. The DOL states that there are no federal laws for lunch or coffee breaks during a regu... Read More »

Why are commercial breaks during TV movies much longer than regular commercial breaks?

One reason is probably because you are watching a movie and not a tv show so the programming people know you are going to keep watching the movie. I like to use those commercials to get popcorn, or... Read More »

Is there a labor law for lunch breaks in new jersey?

In New Jersey, the only law that mandates breaks applies to individuals under the age of 18. According to the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development, employees under the age of 18... Read More »

Can breaks be combined with lunch under California law?

Under California law, employers cannot combine employee breaks and lunches. With few exceptions, employees must have at least 10 consecutive minutes of break time for every four hours of workday or... Read More »