WVC 21 - 5 - 8
§21-5-8. Checkweighman where wages depend on production.
Where the amount of wages paid to any of the persons
employed in any manufacturing, mining, or other enterprise
employing labor, depends upon the amount produced by weight or
measure, the persons so employed may, at their own cost, station
or appoint at each place appointed for the weighing or measuring
of the products of their labor a checkweighman or measurer, who
shall in all cases be appointed by a majority ballot of the
workmen employed at the works where he is appointed to act as
such checkweighman or measurer.