14 Nov DOL Taps Orlando Contractor $574,989 for Improper Pay Deductions
Orlando, FL – Loyal Source Government Services LLC – a medical and support staff contactor based in Orlando will pay $574,989 to 4,047 employees after a WHD investigation determined the company violated the McNamara-O’Hara Service Contract Act (SCA). Investigators found Loyal Source Government Services LLC unlawfully deducted $10 per paycheck from each employee for the administration of employee health and welfare benefits.
What You Should Know: Deducting ANY monies from paychecks can be dangerous. Make sure the deductions are authorized by the employee, are legal and do not bring the hourly rate of pay below minimum wage. Otherwise, you are at risk for WHD violations.