IE3: Indoor Environment & Energy Efficiency - Business Intelligence for Professional Contractors
Do I Have to Pay Overtime If We Use Flat Rate?

Question: I am inquiring about overtime requirements for Flat Rate Pay (i.e. piece meal).  Is overtime supposed to paid to employees that are paid on a flat rate per job basis if they work over 40 hours?  If so how is overtime calculated? Answer: Yes, manual workers who are paid by the "piece," or per u
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While OSHA doesn’t have an established maximum limit for how much weight workers should lift, they recommend lifting no more than 50 pounds unassisted. More than that and either a lifting device or human helper should be recruited. So, if you’re moving a 75-pound air conditioner component from point A t
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