Get Involved with Teen Safety in Washington State

Are you a resident of Washington State? Did you know the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries has a Teen Worker Center on their website? The page features helpful resources including: ​

  • How to Hire a Teen
  • Hours of Work
  • Prohibited Duties
  • Wages, Breaks & Meal Periods
  • Agricultural Jobs for Teens
  • Teen Worker Safety
  • Injured Young Workers Speakers Program
  • Teen Worker Forms & Publications
The Injured Young Workers Program is similar to AIHA’s Safety Matters initiative, encouraging speakers to come to schools and talk to kids about safety in the workplace. Interested? Reach out to the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries! You can use Safety Matters​ as a template for your presentation.