S. Oregon Business Faces BOLI Penalties

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Bureau of Labor and Industries says a southern Oregon company didn’t pay fair wages will be ineligible for public projects for 3 years. Hard Rock Concrete, Inc. must pay $13,600 in civil penalties for failing to pay workers fair wages. BOLI says “An earlier investigation found that Hard Rock Concrete Inc. … Continue reading »

Oregon Minimum Wage To Increase

MEDFORD, Ore. – Around 100,000 Oregon workers will be getting a bump in pay on January 1st, as the state increases the minimum wage again. Beginning next year, minimum wage workers will make $8.95 an hour, that’s a 15 cent increase from this past year, the change will affect an estimated 96,000 employees in Oregon. The … Continue reading »