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Protect Your Rights Colorado Government Agencies

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Please select a topic below to jump directly to the corresponding agency:

1. Discrimination/Harassment

2. Safety & Health

3. Unemployment Insurance

4. Wage and Hour/Labor Standards Violations

5. Workers' Compensation

1. Discrimination/Harassment

For more information about filing a discrimination or harassment claim in Colorado, see our page on filing a discrimination complaint: Colorado

Discrimination/Harassment - State Agency

Division of Civil Rights
Colorado Civil Rights Division
1560 Broadway, Suite 1050
Denver, 80202
Phone: (303) 894-2997
Toll-Free (English/Spanish): (800) 262-4845
Fax: (303) 894-7830
TDD: (303) 894-7880

After speaking with the Denver office, you will be referred to the office closest to you for further processing of your claim. The CCRD has offices in Denver, Greeley, Colorado Springs, Pueblo, and Grand Junction.

Web Address: http://www.dora.state.co.us/civil-rights/index.htm

Agency Information/Mission: The Colorado Civil Rights Division, together with the Colorado Civil Rights Commission, is the state agency established in 1957 to administer and enforce Colorado's antidiscrimination laws in employment, housing and public accommodations. The agency's mission is to assure that all Coloradans are afforded the equal protection of the law.

Discrimination/Harassment - Local Offices of Federal Agency (EEOC)

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
Denver District Office

303 E. 17th Avenue
Suite 410
Denver, Colorado 802033
Phone: 1-800-669-4000
Fax: 303-866-1085
TTY: 1-800-669-6820

For more information about this agency, see the EEOC section of our page on federal agencies

2. Safety & Health (workplace health & safety complaints and information)

Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)
Denver Area Office

1391 Speer Boulevard, Suite 210
Denver, Colorado 80204-2552
Phone: (303) 844-5285
Fax: (303) 844-6676
Toll-Free: (800) 755-7090

Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)
Englewood Area Office

7935 East Prentice Avenue, Suite 209
Englewood, Colorado 80111-2714
Phone: (303) 843-4500
Fax: (303) 843-4515
Toll-Free: (800) 669-5771

For more information about this agency, see the OSHA section of our page on federal agencies

3. Unemployment Insurance

Colorado Department of Labor and Employment
Division of Employment and Training

633 17th Street, Suite 201
Denver, CO 80202-3660
Phone/CUBLine: (Denver-Metro Area) (303) 318-9000
Toll Free/CUBLine: (800) 388-5515
TTD (Denver-Metro Area): (303) 318-9016
TTD (Outside Denver-Metro Area): (303) 894-7730
Web Address: http://www.colorado.gov/cs/Satellite/CDLE-UnempBenefits/CDLE/1240336898069

Frequently Asked Questions by Claimants
How to File a Claim
How Benefits are Paid
Claimant Handbook

4. Wage and Hour/Labor Standards Violations

Wage and Hour/Labor Standards - State Agency

Colorado Department of Labor and Employment
Labor Standards Office

633 17th Street, Suite 200
Denver, Colorado 80202-3611
Phone: (303) 318-8441
Web Address: http://www.coworkforce.com

Wage and Hour/Labor Standards - Local Offices of Federal Agency (DOL)

U.S. Department of Labor
ESA Wage & Hour Division

1999 Broadway, Suite 710
Denver, CO 80202-5712
Phone: (720) 264-3250
Fax: (720) 264-3255

For more information about this agency, see the U.S. Department of Labor section of our page on federal agencies

5. Workers' Compensation (for job-related injuries or illness)

Colorado Department of Labor & Employment
Division of Workers' Compensation

633 17th Street
Suite 400
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: (303) 318-8700
Toll Free: (888) 390-7936
In Spanish/ En Espnol: (800) 685-0891
Fax: (303) 318-8710
Web Address: http://www.coworkforce.com/dwc/

Agency Description/Mission: The Division of Workers' Compensation provides state of the art information to enable injured workers, employers, insurance carriers and self-insured employers to comply with the statutory requirements of the Workers' Compensation Act and to encourage safety on the job and containment of costs, and when injuries occur, understandable, fair, useful and efficient processes of resolution at a reasonable cost.

Frequently Asked Questions
Employee's Guide
Colorado Bar Association Attorney Listing