PEF has been in daily negotiations to extend the March 15, 2020 temporary emergency agreement the State for telecommuting, which was set to expire on July 17, 2020.
We now have an agreement with the Governor's Office of Employee Relations (GOER) to extend the program date in section VIII of the Statewide Telecommuting Pilot Program Agreement until the close of business October 2,... Read more
PEF Lauds New Law on Expanded Whistleblower Protections for Health Care Professionals
Governor Cuomo has signed important legislation that was supported strongly by PEF expanding whistleblower protections for our health care workers at public hospitals, residential facilities or other agencies who perform health care services for and under the control and direction of any public or private employer.
Chapter 117 of the Laws of... Read more
We are living through trying and uncertain times. It is no wonder that many of us are feeling added stress balancing the demands of work, home and life in general.
We want you to know that you are not alone and want to make sure you are aware of a valuable work/life services benefit that is available to you - The Employee... Read more