All Items: Travel Time

  • Washington's Employee-Friendly Travel Time Rules Trigger Big Settlement

    May 30, 2024

    Boeing has agreed to pay $11.5 million in unpaid wages to about 500 workers to compensate them for time spent traveling out of town on business - the largest amount of back pay returned to workers in the history of the Washington State Department of Labor & Industries.

  • California Employers Need Not Cover Pre-Employment Drug Test Expenses

    June 22, 2022

    The 9th Circuit's ruling in Johnson v. WinCo Foods, LLC shows that employers can help shield themselves from liability by making job offers contingent on applicants passing pre-employment drug tests and/or background checks rather than onboarding applicants before testing them.

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News: HR guidance on complying with the FLSA requirements for employee travel time.