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IWC 09 - Transportation Industry


“Transportation Industry” means any industry, business or establishment operated for the purpose of conveying persons or property from one place to another whether by rail, highway, air or water, and all operations and services in connection therewith; and also includes storing or warehousing of goods or property, and the repairing, parking, rental, maintenance, or cleaning of vehicles.


Ambulance service
Boat rentals
Boats, cruise, ferry
Bus lines
Buses, tour
Car loading
Car rentals
Car washes, when not in retail business
Courier service
Cruise boats
Express and parcel delivery companies
Garages, repair (except when operated by vehicle dealer or gas station, see Order 7)
Garages, storage
Garbage collectors
Limousine service
Logging trucks, commercial (for on-site logging, see Order 16)
Maintenance of vehicles, e.g., garages, car washes, etc., if not connected with gas station or vehicle dealer (if connected with gas station or vehicle dealer, See Order 7)
Mini-storage connected with a transportation firm (if not connected with a transportation firm, see Order 5)
Moving and storage warehousing (of commodities moved)
Parcel delivery service
Parking lots
Rental of vehicles (cars, trucks, boats, ships, airplanes)
Repairs to vehicles (except when operated by vehicle dealer or gas station, see Order 7)
Storage and moving warehouse (of commodities moved)
Storage garages
Taxi service, including water taxis
Tire aligning and balancing companies
Tour buses, companies
Tow companies
Transportation companies
Trucking, including commercial trucking of farm products
Truck rental
Vehicle rental, including boats and ships
Vehicle repairs (except when operated by vehicle dealer or gas station, see Order 7)
Warehousing and storage (of commodities moved)

The Industrial Welfare Commission was established to regulate wages, hours and working conditions in California. IWC wage orders must be posted by all employers in an area frequented by employees, where they may be easily read during the workday.