Misclassifying Workers – Massachusetts Citations
The Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office cited FedEx Ground Package System, Inc. for intentionally misclassifying 13 drivers as independent contractors rather than as employees, failing to provide a proper paystub, failing to provide workers’ compensation, not paying overtime, and neglecting to deduct and withhold state income taxes. In addition to assessing monetary penalties, the citations require FedEx Ground to rectify the violations and provide restitution to the drivers. The Attorney General’s investigation into FedEx Ground is ongoing.
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Misclassifying Workers – Massachusetts Attorney General Lawsuit