Concrete Co. Must Pay $103K To H2-B Visa Workers

Law360 (April 16, 2018, 8:45 PM EDT) -- A Michigan concrete contractor improperly classified its H-2B visa workers in a position with lower wages and failed to pay certain job-related costs, the U.S. Department of Labor said Monday, finding that the company must now pay a total of $102,808 to those employees.

The DOL said in a statement that Metropolitan Concrete Corp. had paid 15 workers hired under the H-2B visa program a lower wage than it should have, due to its misclassification of the workers as landscapers rather than cement masons and concrete...
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