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PEF Workers’ Compensation

PEF Workers' Compensation

Excellent information was given on two town halls with workers comp attorneys for those PEF members facing workers compensation issues.  Listen here: Tele-Town Hall – Workers Compensation Audio: 4/23/2020 – https://soundcloud.com/user-164168896/pef-town-hall-on-workers-compensation-4232020 4/25/2020 – https://soundcloud.com/user-164168896/pef-town-hall-on-workers-compensation-425202​ For additional information regarding COVID and Workers' Comp, please visit our COVID information page here.... Read more

Telecommuting Agreement Extended

Telecommuting Agreement Extended

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

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

EAP Toolkit

EAP Toolkit

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