NYS Department of Labor
Description: The mission of the New York State Department of Labor is to protect workers, assist the unemployed and connect job seekers to jobs.
We vigorously enforce state Labor Laws to give businesses that obey the law an even break. We work aggressively to ensure a fair wage for all workers. We protect the safety and health of workers and the public. We help the unemployed via temporary payments (unemployment insurance). We link job seekers with employers. We guide workers to training that will keep New York strong in the world economy.