Boehringer Ingelheim Hit With Don, Doff Suit

Law360, New York (April 6, 2010, 1:39 PM EDT) -- Workers at Iowa animal drug production facilities are accusing Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Inc. of not paying workers for time spent donning protective gear prior to their shifts and lunch breaks and for taking the gear off at the end of their shifts.

The complaint, filed Monday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Iowa, alleges workers at Fort Dodge Animal Health did not receive adequate time to put on and take off the protective gear required for their work, and that their 30-minute...
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