COVID-19 Resources

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Understanding the Families First Coronavirus Response Act: Answers to Commonly Asked Questions

Understanding the Families First Coronavirus Response Act: Answers to Commonly Asked Questions 600 400 Balance Point Team

There have been a lot of questions circulating regarding the newly enacted Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA). Here we tackle commonly-asked ones to the best of our ability with the information that is known today.

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Emergency Unemployment Insurance Stabilization and Access Act of 2020

Emergency Unemployment Insurance Stabilization and Access Act of 2020 5000 3333 Balance Point Team

Part of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, this Act provides emergency funding to states for activities related to unemployment insurance benefit processing and payment. Here’s what you need to know.

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Bill Prohibits NJ Employers from Terminating Employees Who Miss Work Due to an Infectious Disease

Bill Prohibits NJ Employers from Terminating Employees Who Miss Work Due to an Infectious Disease

Bill Prohibits NJ Employers from Terminating Employees Who Miss Work Due to an Infectious Disease 600 400 Balance Point Team

Governor Murphy signed legislation prohibiting employers from terminating or refusing to reinstate an employee who takes off from work due to an infectious disease. Read what you need to know.

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Families First Coronavirus Response Act- What You Need to Know

Families First Coronavirus Response Act: What Employers Need to Know

Families First Coronavirus Response Act: What Employers Need to Know 600 400 Balance Point Team

On March 18, the FFCRA was signed into law. Among the many economic stimulus measures contained in the Act are expanded FMLA provisions and the Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act. Here is a summary of what employers need to know, along with access to download the required poster of Employee Rights.

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COVID-19 Labor Resources by State

COVID-19 Labor Resources by State

COVID-19 Labor Resources by State 600 400 Balance Point Team

We have compiled a state-by-state list of links to labor resources for employers related to the coronavirus pandemic. Simply click on the desired state to access the resource.

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COVID-19 Resources for Employers

COVID-19 Resources for Employers

COVID-19 Resources for Employers 600 400 Balance Point Team

With the abundance of advice circulating surrounding the coronavirus outbreak, it’s understandable if you are overwhelmed. To help employers cut through the clutter, we’ve curated the following list of reputable resources.

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What To Consider When Accommodating Remote Workers

What To Consider When Accommodating Remote Workers

What To Consider When Accommodating Remote Workers 600 400 Balance Point Team

Accommodating flexible work schedules, including arrangements where employees work from home, has steadily grown in popularity. With the COVID-19 outbreak, it’s on a fast track to becoming the new norm.

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Promoting Health And Wellness In The Workplace

Promoting Health And Wellness In The Workplace

Promoting Health And Wellness In The Workplace 600 450 Balance Point Team

Amidst the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak, three simple pieces of advice resonate: wash your hands, cover your cough, and avoid sick people. Good practices to remember long after anxiety over the outbreak subsides.   

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COVID19 Update A Message to Our Clients and Partners

COVID-19 Update: A Message to Our Clients and Partners

COVID-19 Update: A Message to Our Clients and Partners 600 400 Balance Point Team

As COVID-19 continues to spread, Balance Point is monitoring the guidance provided by the Center for Disease Control and we are taking every conceivable precaution to keep our employees, partners, and clients safe while ensuring business continuity. 

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Ask the BPHR Advisor – Preparing For the Coronavirus

Ask the BPHR Advisor – Preparing For the Coronavirus 2560 1707 Balance Point Team

Given the uncertainty around the coronavirus and the new cases increasing daily, your employees are thinking and talking about its potential impact on the workplace. Read more to learn how to prepare for this unprecedented situation.

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