As a racetrack worker in New York State, you have a right to:
These videos provide information for grooms, hot walkers and practice riders. They are presented in English and Spanish. They are also available as slideshow presentations in PDF format.
The Department of Labor created a wallet-sized resource card and a poster that describe the rights of racetrack workers in New York State. They also give information on how to get help with work-related complaints and potential labor violations. Both are written in English and Spanish. You can download them from this page or request copies through our online request form.
Help for Racetrack Workers - Resource Card (PDF). The card folds to 2" x 3 1/2" and can easily fit in a wallet or pocket.
Help for Racetrack Workers - Poster (PDF). The poster measures 11" x 17".
The Department of Labor also created a brochure that summaries the responsibilities of employers of racetrack workers. It is written in English and Spanish. You can download What Employers of Racetrack Workers in NYS Need to Know from this page or request copies of the brochure through our online request form.
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