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Young Workers - Construction: Build a Safe Work Foundation

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Young Workers - In Construction Menu


Construction, including residential building, offers appealing careers and is often an industry where teens have their first job!

The following pages provide teens with safety working tips, information on appropriate jobs, on-the-job hazards as well as information to help with career choices.

So much to know, so much to do - where to begin?

Real world, real rights, straight up! Learn more about anti-job discrimination and harassment law from the source. That's the focus of Youth@Work, an Equal Employment Opportunity Commission initiative for the young employee. It's also available in Spanish.

Still have questions? Contact Us!

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