Does My Employer Have To Provide Rest Or Meal Breaks?

Rest breaks are not required, however you must be allowed time to use the nearest restroom once every four consecutive hours worked. If you work eight or more consecutive hours, you must be allowed sufficient time to eat a meal.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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