NEW HAMPSHIRE - Workers’ Rights

Definition of agricultural worker under state law:

• For the purposes of the state’s Unemployment Compensation statute “agricultural labor”  is defined at N.H. REV. STAT. ANN. § 282-A:19.

Wages and Overtime

Minimum Wage


State Enforcement Agency

New Hampshire Department of Labor, Wage & Hour Administrator

Occupational Safety and Health

Workers’ Compensation

State Enforcement Agency:
New Hampshire Department of Labor, Workers Compensation Division 

Relevant Forms:

Field Sanitation

Federal Enforcement Agency:
US DOL, New Hampshire OSHA Office


Pesticide Safety

State Enforcement Agency:
Department of Agriculture, Markets & Food, Division of Pesticide Control


Right to Join Unions and Collective Bargaining in Agriculture

State Legal Services Organizations

New Hampshire Legal Advice and Referral Center

Pine Tree Legal Assistance, Inc. (based in Maine)