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The Workforce Regulation and Safety Division enforces trade licensing laws and operates programs to ensure the safety of tradespersons, their work sites and their work products.

These include:

  • Professional Regulation, which oversees trade licensing, prevailing wage and RI apprenticeship programs;

  • Occupational Safety, which enforces health and safety standards in public buildings and municipal educational facilities; and

  • Labor Standards, which investigates wage complaints and hiring violations.

Valet company ordered to pay nearly $1 million

Sep 22, 2017

EAST GREENWICH- After a long investigation, a locally-based company Valet Connection Inc. has been ordered to pay nearly $1 million in penalties and in wages owed to workers, after the Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training (DLT) found that the company wrongly misclassified 167 drivers from January 2013 to May 2015. 


RI Department of Labor and Training
Workforce Regulation and Safety
Center General Complex
1511 Pontiac Avenue, Cranston, RI 02920

Phone: (401) 462-8580
Fax (401) 462-8528
TTY via RI Relay: 711
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