Every year, workers are killed or seriously injured while performing snow or ice removal from rooftops and other building structures, such as decks.
On January 28, 2014, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts held the first Statewide Veterans’ Career Fair at the State House. This career fair is the first of many initiatives to create a more inclusive workforce and to connect the Commonwealth’s Veterans to tangible state employment opportunities. …Continue Reading Statewide Veterans’ Career Fair Held Recently
The Department of Labor Standards (DLS) offers a free consultation service designed to help employers recognize and control potential safety and health hazards at their worksites, improve their safety and health program, assist in training employees, and possibly qualify for a one-year exemption from routine OSHA inspections.
Employee misclassification occurs when a worker is paid as something other than an employee, such as an independent contractor, when by law that worker is really an employee. One of the differences between an employee versus an independent contractor is how these workers are paid. …Continue Reading How are taxpayers impacted by employee misclassification and the underground economy?
There are serious consequences for committing unemployment fraud.
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For the convenience of our customers, both UI Online and JobQuest systems will be available during the Christmas and New Year holidays. Customer service representatives will not be available on the holidays. If you need help, please call us during regular business hours. UI Online …Continue Reading Online Services Are Available During The Holidays
1099G statements for Tax Year 2013 have been mailed. If you do not receive your 1099G by February 15, please call 617-626-5647 to request a copy.
Each November, there is a buzz in the air. It’s Hire-A-Veteran Month again, an important milestone to honor the brave men and women who have served our country, and to provide assistance to help them transition to civilian workforce. One-Stop Career Centers across the state …Continue Reading Employment and Training Assistance for Veterans