Most state agencies allow only a few weeks before an investigator's report will be irreversible (even if it is wrong). The consequences of ignoring a state investigator's charges can be very severe.

If you or someone you know is being investigated or audited by a state agency, Washington Business Advocates PLLC can help. 

Washington Business Advocates PLLC supports business owners in Washington who want to focus on their business rather than spend their time navigating a complicated bureaucracy. 

We promote accuracy, transparency, and accountability for agencies in Washington state that include the Department of Labor & Industries and anything connected to your Employment Security account for employees. 

Below are links to commonly asked questions about the Washington State Department of Labor & Industries wage audits and investigations.

Risk Classifications for Washington Workers’ Compensation Insurance:

All Risk Classifications Chapter 296-17A WAC

Administrative and Clerical Staff WAC 296-17A-4904

Permanent Yard or Shop Operations WAC 296-17A-5206-79 (Construction companies, contractors, other similar).

Daycare workers who prepare snacks WAC 296-17A-1603-06