Working Age

The FSLA permits the employment of persons between the ages sixteen (16) and eighteen (18) only in occupations that the Secretary of Labor does not declare to be hazardous or detrimental to the health of children. Children between the ages …

Workers Compensation

Workers in Puerto Rico  are protected against accidents in the workplace through Puerto Rico’s government administered  State Insurance Fund Corporation (SIFC). Any natural or legal person who employs one or more workers for some economic or cash compensation is considered …