New York's Child Labor Laws?

Answer Child labor laws help protect children against exploitation and dangerous occupations as well as prevent work from interfering with their education. In New York state, most minors need to be at lea... Read More »

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Pros of Child Labor Laws?

Society has always relied at least in part on children to supplement its labor force. In pre-industrial societies, this labor was mostly overseen by family members with an interest in the child's w... Read More »

Child Labor Laws in Oklahoma?

Minor employees aged 14 to 17 are protected by child labor statutes in Oklahoma. While most of the statutes do not apply to children 16 and 17, these minors are not allowed to work in hazardous occ... Read More »

Child Labor Laws in Indiana?

States enact child labor laws to put restrictions on teen workers. While working is an important lesson for teens to learn, it should not interfere with schoolwork or rest. The Indiana Department o... Read More »

Child Labor Laws in Ontario?

Canada regulates the employment of minors at the provincial level more so than at the national level. In Ontario, the general policy is that kids may seek gainful employment at age 14 (see Referenc... Read More »