Massachusetts Information on Employees' Unemployment Insurance Coverage Poster Required
The Information on Employees' Unemployment Insurance Coverage is a labor law posters poster by the Massachusetts Department Of Labor and Workforce Development. This is a mandatory posting for all employers in Massachusetts, and businesses who fail to comply may be subject to fines or sanctions.
Updated 10/2015. This poster must be posted in a conspicuous place where all employees will see it. This poster describes how to qualify for Unemployment benefits and how to apply for Unemployment.
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Form 2553-A Rev. 10-6-15 Information on Employees’ Unemployment Insurance Coverage Employer name Employer DUA ID # Address Employees of this business or organization are covered by Unemployment Insurance (UI), a program financed entirely by Massachusetts employers. No deductions are made from your salary to cover the cost of your Unemployment Insurance benefits. If you lose your job, you may be entitled to collect Unemployment Insurance. Outlined below is the information you need in order to apply for Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits. Before you file, your employer will give you a copy of the pamphlet: How to Apply for Unemployment Insurance Benefits , provided by the Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance (DUA). You must be in the United States, its territories, or Canada when filing a claim or certifying for weekly UI benefits. IMPORTANT: Massachusetts General Law, Chapter 151A, Section 62A requires that this notice be displayed at each site operated by an employer, in a conspicuous place, where it is accessible to all employees. It must include the name and mailing address of the employer, and the identification number assigned to the employer by the Department of Unemployment Assistance . There are two ways to apply for UI Benefits: Apply by Using UI Online UI Online is a secure, easy-to-use, self-service system. You can apply for benefits, reopen an existing claim, request weekly benefit payments, check your claim status, sign up for direct deposit, update your address, and even file an appeal online. To apply for benefits using UI Online, go to www.mass.gov/dua , and select UI Online for Claimants, and complete the required information to submit your application. Apply by calling the TeleClaim Center Unemployment Insurance services are available by telephone. You can apply for Unemployment Insurance benefits, reopen a current claim, obtain up-to-date information on the status of your claim and benefit payment, resolve problems, and sign up for direct deposit — all by telephone. To apply for benefits by telephone, call the TeleClaim Center at 1-877-626-6800 from area codes 351, 413, 508, 774, and 978; or 1-617-626-6800 from any other area code. You will be asked to enter your Social Security Number and the year you were born. You will then be connected to an agent who will take the information necessary to file your claim. www.mass.gov/dua An equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. For hearing-impaired relay services, call 711. THE COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS EXECUTIVE OFFICE OF LABOR AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT OF UNEMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE If the last digit of your Social Security Number is: Assigned day to call Teleclaim is: 0, 1 Monday 2, 3 Tuesday 4, 5, 6 Wednesday 7, 8, 9 Thursday Any last digit Friday Note: During peak periods from Monday through Thursday, call scheduling may be implemented, providing priority for callers based on the last digit of their Social Security Number. This helps ensure that you and others can get through to the TeleClaim Center in a timely manner. Please check the schedule on the right before calling.
Other Massachusetts Labor Law Posters 4 PDFS
There are an additional twelve optional and mandatory Massachusetts labor law posters that may be relevant to your business. Be sure to also print all relevant state labor law posters, as well as all mandatory federal labor law posters.
- Original poster PDF https://www.mass.gov/doc/information-on-employees-unemployment-insurance-coverage-form-2553a/download , updated December 2022
- Massachusetts Labor Law Posters at http://www.mass.gov/lwd/labor-standards/dls/massachusetts-workplace-poster-requirements.html
- Massachusetts Department Of Labor and Workforce Development
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