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Update: April 8 8:30 p.m. – State Response to Coronavirus

Posted on April 9, 2020 by admin


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Governor Lamont this evening announced that the state continues to process more than 2,000 offers of donations of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), and also announced a partnership with long-term care facilities on a medical surge plan that includes establishing COVID-19 recovery centers in nursing homes to accept patients who can be discharged from acute care hospitals. He also reported that the Department of Labor has processed nearly 133,000 claims of the more than 302,000

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Safe Workplace Rules for Essential Employers

Posted on April 8, 2020 by admin


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Last night, Governor Lamont signed Executive Order 7V which enacts policies to create safer workplaces for employees, customers, and other persons such as delivery drivers, maintenance people or others who may enter an essential business during the Coronavirus pandemic.

The governor required the Department of Economic and Community Development and the Department of Public Health to develop legally binding statewide rules outlining additional protective measures that every essential workplace, business

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Dept. of Labor/Insurance Dept. Updates

Posted on April 8, 2020 by admin


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Department of Labor Updates

The Connecticut Department of Labor (DOL) publishes and provides updates on their website in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

They are currently working to process an unprecedented number of claims. Unfortunately, the large number of new claims is taxing the system and delays are being reported. Typically, the agency receives about 3,000 new claims per week, but in the last three weeks it has received more than 280,000 claims. The backlog estimate has increased to

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