COVID-19: Labor FAQs
COVID-19 Labor FAQs
The below are FAQs developed by the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations (DLIR) and DLIR’s federal partners 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 CERTIFICATION FILING SCHEDULE:
To see the unemployment certification filing schedule, please click here.
- 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.
- If you received a letter from the DLIR about a PUA claim that you did not file, please report it to us. To learn more information about PUA fraud, please click here.
For more information visit the Unemployment Insurance Division’s webpage by clicking here.