Elevations Shoring Workers Recover Overtime Wages Owed


On April 19, 2012 the Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Division, issued a press release that it reached an agreement with Elevations Shoring LLC, for the Kenner company to pay $430,956 in overtime back wages that the company failed to pay to workers it misclassified as “independent contractors.”  The WJP referred the claim to the DOL in September 2011, after an Elevations Shoring worker sought legal services at the Wage Claim Clinic.

Read more at the U.S. Department of Labor website here.

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