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The Massachusetts guide for working teens: protect your health/know your rights.

Authors
Massachusetts Department of Public Health Occupational Health Surveillance Program
Source
Boston, MA: Massachusetts Department of Public Health, 2011 Jun; :1-13
NIOSHTIC No.
20042620
Abstract
This guide covers the following topics: 1) Introduction: Are You Working or Looking for a Job? 2) Rights and Responsibilities; 3) Work Permits; 4) Legal Work Hours; 5) Prohibited Jobs; 6) Hazards in the Workplace; 7) Reduce Your Risk of being hurt by workplace hazards; 8) Workers Compensation; and 9) Resources.
Keywords
Injuries; Injury-prevention; Adolescents; Surveillance-programs; Employee-health; Mortality-data; Statistical-analysis; Humans; Workers; Work-environment; Traumatic-injuries; Public-health; Health-protection; Training; Risk-factors; Occupational-health-programs; Occupational-safety-programs; Food-services; Safety-education; Work-practices; Industrial-safety; Industrial-environment; Age-factors; Health-care
Contact
Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Occupational Health Surveillance Program, Teens at Work: Injury Surveillance and Prevention Project, 250 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02108
Publication Date
20110601
Document Type
Other
Funding Type
Cooperative Agreement
Fiscal Year
2011
Identifying No.
Cooperative-Agreement-Number-U60-OH-008490
Priority Area
Healthcare and Social Assistance
Source Name
The Massachusetts guide for working teens. Protect your health/Know your rights.
State
MA
Performing Organization
Massachusetts State Department of Public Health
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division