Protect the rights of a working man. by debbie.chu Posted on September 6, 2010 The Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 established a set minimum wage, and a maximum workday of 8 hours. It also set the minimum age to work in any occupation, which is 18 years of age. This act help outlaw child labor. This entry was posted in KM24, September 7 Assignment. Bookmark the permalink.