Start writing here.The Department of Labor is implementing a special system to handle thousands of calls about unemployment insurance as coronavirus shakes the job market around the state, the department said this week.
How do I file?
What if I need to contact the department?
Am I eligible for benefits?
Not sure if you’re eligible? The rule of thumb is to just apply, and do it as quickly as possible after losing a job to a layoff, said Nicole Salk, senior staff attorney at Legal Services NYC. Her work focuses on workers’ rights and benefits...