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Meal and Rest Breaks for Minors Handbook Statement: Kentucky

Employees under the age of 18 who work five or more continuous hours are required to take an uninterrupted 30-minute meal break. For purposes of determining whether the employee has worked five continuous hours, breaks lasting less than 30 minutes will be counted as time worked. During the break, employees will be relieved of all duties. Employees are also entitled to a 10 minute paid rest break for every four hours of work. An uninterrupted 30-minute meal break will be unpaid for nonexempt employees.

Any employee who is unable to take all of the meal breaks to which he or she is entitled in accordance with this policy, or