Investigation Process

OLS begins an investigation when it has reason to believe that a specific violation occurred or is occurring under Seattle's labor laws: Minimum Wage (MW), Wage Theft (WT), Paid Sick and Safe Time (PSST), Fair Chance Employment (FCE), Secure Scheduling (SS), or Domestic Workers Ordinance (DWO) . For more information please see the information below:


Office of Labor Standards Investigation Process

Settlement Agreement Template

Penalties and Fines

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