From the Desk of the Business Manager
Brothers & Sisters:
In the wake of the Coronavirus Pandemic (COVID-19) and in an attempt to keep you informed of the latest news affecting IBEW Local 43, we are providing you with the following:
Re: Families First Coronavirus Relief Act and Coronavirus Aid,
Relief, and Economic Security Act
Congress has passed two major pieces of legislation to deal with the coronavirus crisis, the Families First Coronavirus Relief Act ("FFCRA") and the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.
Both include important protections for workers affected by the current crisis.
The attached summarizes the provisions providing: (1) unemployment benefits, (2) paid leave benefits, and (3) cash payouts.
In addition, please visit our website
for all COVID-19 updated information pertinent to IBEW Local 43 members.
Our office remains open with limited staffing and are available to assist you by phone in any way we can.
Alan Marzullo, Business Manager