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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS  DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR ANNE EUSTAQUIO ACTING DIRECTOR   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 13, 2020 STATE RELEASES UPDATED UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE INFORMATION State Has Issued $2.7 Billion in Benefits Since March 1 HONOLULU — The Department of Labor and Industrial Relations (DLIR) today announced updated unemployment insurance claims information, including ...
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The slideshows and video below will walk you step by step through the process of filing, certifying and obtaining unemployment benefits. Note: UI benefits for self-employed persons, bona fide independent contractors, and others who are disqualified from receiving UI for COVID-19-related reasons may be covered through the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) program under the CARES ...
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COVID-19 Labor FAQs

Posted on Mar 31, 2020 in Main

COVID-19 Labor FAQs The below are Labor FAQs related to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.  As the COVID-19 pandemic is an evolving situation, these FAQs are subject to change with new information. Unemployment Insurance Unemployment Benefits FAQs Temporary Disability Insurance Temporary Disability FAQs Workers’ Compensation Workers’ Compensation FAQs Prepaid Health Care Prepaid Healthcare FAQs  

Note: UI benefits for self-employed persons, bona fide independent contractors, and others who are disqualified from receiving UI for COVID-19-related reasons may be covered through the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) program under the CARES Act.  Please file your claim at this site. Overview The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (Families First) and the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, ...
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RUDDER

Posted on Mar 28, 2020 in Main

REDUCING UNEMPLOYMENT DISRUPTION & DRIVING ECONOMIC REGENERATION (RUDDER) RUDDER is the DLIR’s economic regeneration initiative that provides State Employment & Training Funds that immediately infuses money into the economy and serve as the foundational strategy for aligning federal workforce programs, such as the Disaster Recovery grants, in a unified effort to efficiently train and transfer ...
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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR SCOTT T. MURAKAMI DIRECTOR FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 17, 2019 STATE AND U.S. DOL SIGN AGREEMENT TO ENHANCE ENFORCEMENT OF WAGE LAWS Agreement Focused on Outreach & Education, Investigations and Training HONOLULU — The Hawaii State Department of Labor & Industrial Relations (DLIR) today announced ...
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Governor’s Awards Ceremony 2019

Posted on Jun 3, 2019 in Events, Main, News

The Department of Labor and Industrial Relations (DLIR) honored 9 outstanding staff from the DLIR ohana in 3 categories at the 2019 Governor’s Award Ceremony on May 24th, 2019. Manager of the Year Anne Perreira-Eustaquio Employee of the Year Cindy Yoshida Team of the Year Wage Standards Chapter 104 Rules Team  “Thank you all so ...
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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR SCOTT T. MURAKAMI DIRECTOR FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 16, 2019 HAWAII’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE AT 2.8 PERCENT IN APRIL Jobs Increase 3,800 Over the Year HONOLULU — The Hawaii State Department of Labor & Industrial Relations (DLIR) today announced that the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for ...
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Summer job outlook: Competitive

Posted on May 2, 2019 in Events, Main, News

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR SCOTT T. MURAKAMI DIRECTOR FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 18, 2019 HAWAII’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE AT 2.8 PERCENT IN MARCH Jobs Increase 1,400 Over the Year HONOLULU — The Hawaii State Department of Labor & Industrial Relations (DLIR) today announced that the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for ...
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