Posts tagged "Employment Insurance"

Workers To Lose More Employee Benefits: Illinois Worker's Compensation in Jeopardy

The Illinois State Legislative is in session working on a new Bill that would take away the rights and benefits for an injured worker.  If passed, it would greatly reduce the ability for an injured worker in Illinois to collect worker’s compensation, by instituting rules that only benefit the insurance companies. Again, our policy makers... Read more »

Are You Entitled to Unemployment Benefits?

Are You Entitled to Unemployment Benefits?
With the signing of the extention of Unemployment Benefit Insurance last week more unemployed workers will have access to extended unemployment benefits. The maximim length of benefits is still capped at 99- weeks, but the new law will enable more workers to gain access to additonal coverage after they have exhausted their state benefits.  This... Read more »