DOL Issues Model COBRA Subsidy Notices

DOL Issues Model COBRA Subsidy Notices

As you will recall, the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA) includes a 100% COBRA subsidy for people who were laid off during the COVID-19 pandemic. As part of the law, which took effect April 1, the Department of Labor was required to issue model notices that...
Addressing Pandemic Fatigue Among Your Staff

Addressing Pandemic Fatigue Among Your Staff

As the country and our businesses continue trudging along and hope that vaccines will pave the way out of the COVID-19 crisis, employers are increasingly seeing the effects of pandemic fatigue among their workers. The same issues people are grappling within their...
100% COBRA Subsidy in Effect Through Sept. 30

100% COBRA Subsidy in Effect Through Sept. 30

The recently enacted American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 includes a 100% COBRA subsidy for up to six months for employees laid off during the COVID-19 pandemic. The subsidy is in effect through September 30. Due to the short ramping up period, it’s imperative that...