HR and Workplace Safety: Illinois
Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Authors: Stuart R. Buttrick, Susan W. Kline, Stacey Smiricky, Lindsey M. Hogan and and Taylor L. Haran, Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
- Illinois is a State Plan state. See Illinois Occupational Safety and Health Act.
- The Hotel and Casino Employee Safety Act (HCESA) requires hotels and casinos to comply with several mandates to provide employee protections. See The Hotel and Casino Employee Safety Act .
- A person may not operate a motor vehicle while using a handheld electronic communication device, including a cell phone. See Cell Phone Use While Driving.
- Chicago has local requirements pertaining to the safety and security of hotel workers. See Local Requirements.