Are Certain Occupations Prohibited For Minors?

Prohibited occupations generally involve dangerous equipment (cookers, slicers), dangerous materials (such as toxic chemicals), or dangerous duties (driving, roofing). In addition there are specific restrictions on employment of youth in businesses that sell alcoholic beverages. CLICK HERE for the state law regarding prohibited occupations. For more information contact the Missouri Division of Labor Standards at (800) 475­2130.

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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