The Department of Labor released information regarding the impact of COVID-19 on the unemployment division. For the week of March 28th, at least 6,648,000 individuals filed for unemployment benefits nationwide. This number is an increase of 3,341,000 from the previous week.
Please visit the DOL’s webpage for more information on these statistics: https://www.dol.gov/ui/data.pdf.
Our office will monitor COVID-19 updates closely and will send out additional announcements as we become aware of any these updates. You can also review these updates on our website at http://covid19.thomas-and-company.com/covid-19/ too.
Please reach out to your representative with any questions.