Southern Mechanical, a Nashville, Tenn. based heating and air conditioning firm, installed dozens of units at this private apartment complex near Brier Creek in Raleigh. Southern Mechanical is one of hundreds of companies who improperly treat workers as independent contractors.
Southern Mechanical, a Nashville, Tenn. based heating and air conditioning firm, installed dozens of units at this private apartment complex near Brier Creek in Raleigh. Southern Mechanical is one of hundreds of companies who improperly treat workers as independent contractors. News & Observer
Southern Mechanical, a Nashville, Tenn. based heating and air conditioning firm, installed dozens of units at this private apartment complex near Brier Creek in Raleigh. Southern Mechanical is one of hundreds of companies who improperly treat workers as independent contractors. News & Observer

Companies win federal contracts while flouting labor law

September 08, 2014 8:56 AM