WVC 21 - 3 - 10
§21-3-10. Food or meals in factories.
No employee shall take or be allowed to take food into any
room or apartment in any factory, mercantile establishment, mill
or workshop, where white lead, arsenic, or other poisonous
substances, or injurious or noxious fumes, dusts or gases under
harmful conditions are present as the result of the business
conducted by such factory, mercantile establishment, mill or
workshop, and notice to this effect shall be posted in each room
or apartment. Employees shall not remain in any such room or
apartment during the time allowed for meals, and suitable
provisions shall be made and maintained by the employer, when
practicable, for enabling the employees to take their meals
elsewhere in such establishment.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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