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Resources Massachusetts Government Agencies

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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 Massachusetts, see our page on filing a discrimination complaint: Massachusetts

Discrimination/Harassment - State Agency

Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination (MCAD)

Boston
One Ashburton Place
Rm. 601
Boston, MA 02108-1518
Phone: (617) 994-6000

Springfield
436 Dwight Street
Rm. 220
Springfield, MA 01103
Phone: (413) 739-2145
Worcester
Worcester City Hall
455 Main St. Room 100
Worcester, MA 01608
Phone: (508) 799-8010

New Bedford
800 Purchase St.
Room 501
New Bedford, MA 02740
Phone: (508) 990-2390

Web Address: http://www.mass.gov/mcad/

Agency Description/Mission: The Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination's (MCAD) mission is to ensure equality of opportunity by enforcing the Commonwealth's antidiscrimination laws through the resolution of complaints of discrimination in the areas of employment, housing, public accommodations, services, credit and education.

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

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
Boston Area Office

John F. Kennedy Federal Building
Government Center
4th Floor, Room 475
Boston, MA 02203
Phone: (617) 565-3200
TTY: (617) 565-3204

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)
North Boston Area Office

Valley Office Park
13 Branch Street
Methuen, MA 01844
Phone: (617) 565-8110
Fax: (617) 565-8115

Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)
South Boston Area Office

639 Granite Street, 4th Floor
Braintree, MA 02184
Phone: (617) 565-6924
Fax: (617) 565-6923

Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)
Springfield Area Office

1441 Main Street, Room 550
Springfield, Massachusetts 01103-1493
Phone: (413) 785-0123
Fax: (413) 785-0136

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

3. Unemployment Insurance

Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development - Department of Unemployment Assistance
Charles F. Hurley Building
19 Staniford Street
Boston, MA 02114
Phone (Toll-Free): (877) 626-6800 (TeleClaim Center for area codes 351, 413, 508, 774, and 978)
Phone: (617) 626-6800 (TeleClaim Center for all other area codes)

Web Address: http://www.mass.gov/lwd/unemployment-insur/about-dua/

Unemployment Insurance FAQs
How to File an Unemployment Claim

4. Wage and Hour/Labor Standards Violations

Wage and Hour/Labor Standards - State Agency

Massachusetts Attorney General's Office
Fair Labor and Business Practices Division

200 Portland Street
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: (617) 727-3465

Massachusetts Attorney General's Office
Fair Labor and Business Practices Division

One Exchange Place
Worcester, MA 01608
Phone: (508) 792-7600
Fax: (508) 795-1991

Massachusetts Attorney General's Office
Fair Labor and Business Practices Division

184 North Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201
Phone: (413) 447-7324

Massachusetts Attorney General's Office
Fair Labor and Business Practices Division

105 William Street; First Floor
New Bedford, MA 02740
Phone: (508) 990-9700

Web Address: http://www.mass.gov/?pageID=cagosubtopic&L=3&L0=Home&L1=Workplace+Rights&L2=Wage+and+Hour&sid=Cago

Massachusetts Wage and Hour Laws Poster
How to File a Wage Complaint

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

U.S. Department of Labor
ESA Wage & Hour Division
Boston District Office

John F. Kennedy Federal Building
Room 525
Boston, MA 02203
Phone: (617) 624-6700
Fax: (617) 624-6701

U.S. Department of Labor
ESA Wage & Hour Division
Taunton Area Office

17 Broadway
Room 308
Taunton, MA 02780
Phone: (508) 559-5330
Fax: (508) 559-5264

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)

Massachusetts Department of Industrial Accidents
600 Washington Street, 7th Floor
Boston, MA 02111
Phone: (617) 727-4900
Toll-Free: (800) 323-3249

Massachusetts Department of Industrial Accidents
30 Third Street
Fall River, MA 02720
Phone: 508-676-3406
Fax: 508-677-0655

Massachusetts Department of Industrial Accidents
160 Winthrop Avenue
Lawrence, MA 01843
Phone: (978) 683-6420
Fax: (978) 683-3137

Massachusetts Department of Industrial Accidents
436 Dwight Street, Room 105
Springfield, MA 01103
Phone: 413-784-1133
Fax: 413-784-1138

Massachusetts Department of Industrial Accidents
8 Austin Street
Worcester, MA 01609
Phone: 508-753-2072

E-Mail: InfoDesk@dia.state.ma.us
Web Address: http://www.mass.gov/?pageID=elwdagencylanding&L=4&L0=Home&L1=Government&L2=Departments+and+Divisions+(EOLWD)&L3=Department+of+Industrial+Accidents&sid=Elwd

Massachusetts Workers' Compensation Guide For Injured Workers
Injured Workers' Frequently Asked Questions

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