We know the membership has many questions concerning the Coronavirus (COVID-19) issue and how it impacts your family and job. As this is a very liquid situation, we are attempting to pass through as much information as possible. Attached is a memo from our legal counsel outlining your right and benefits, as well as links to the State of California Unemployment and Disability programs. We are also working with our 70+ employers on all the local issues surrounding your employment.
Again, the response and restrictions caused by this pandemic crisis is changing hourly, and we will keep you updated as information becomes available.
Please do not hesitate to call our office at 1-888-243-0042 or your Business Agent if you have any questions.
Filing for Unemployment Insurance:
Register for new application
Information that you will need to provide:
California Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response
Click here to read the link to the State of California's official website to read not only the Executive Order to Shelter in Place, but read Frequently Asked Questions on taxes, child care, healthcare, outdoor recreation, and pets.
Families First Coronavirus Response Act: Questions and Answers
Click here to read the Dept. of Labor/Wage and Hour Division specifics for leave issues, including public sector.