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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

Local 8 Coronavirus Resources

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Unemployment Resources

Information on how to file for unemployment in Missouri or Kansas and detailed information for Kansas residents.

Labor News Press Release 4/6/20

Missouri Implements $600 Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation Program; Retroactive Payments Expected to Begin the Week of April 12, 2020.

Summary of Unemployment Insurance (UI) Provisions

On March 27, 2020, a third stimulus bill, H.R. 748, entitled the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (“CARES”) was signed into law. CARES expands the unemployment insurance (“UI”) programs administered by the states in four ways.

Guidelines to Protect Worker Health Related to Coronavirus Other Potential Infectious Material (OPIM)

Review the Guidelines to Protect Worker Health Related to Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Other Potential Infectious Material (OPIM) in Plumbing and HVAC Systems.

United Association COVID-19 Resource Center

The United Association has developed guidance on COVID-19. They will provide updates as information becomes available. For information about the coronavirus and tips on staying safe, visit the links bon the PDF.

Saturday, March 21

Stay-at-Home Order Issued

A stay-at-home order has been issued for Jackson, Johnson and Wyandotte counties starting Tuesday, March 24.