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Workers of Windsor Locks’ Hamilton Sundstrand Eligible to Apply for Trade Act Benefits
Workers produced propellers for Aerospace Propulsion Systems 

For immediate release
March 3, 200
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WETHERSFIELD, Approximately 11 workers of Hamilton Sundstrand, Aerospace Propulsion Systems in Windsor Locks, who produced propellers, were certified on Feb. 2, 2009 as eligible to apply for federal Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA).   

The Connecticut Labor Department is mailing an eligibility notice regarding the benefits to all affected employees and is providing information on how to apply for benefits.  Employees eligible to apply for federal benefits are those who are, or will be, totally or partially separated from employment on or after Dec. 23, 2007 and on or before Feb. 2, 2011.  Workers who qualify yet do not receive eligibility information are urged to contact their nearest Labor Department CTWorks Center for information and assistance.   

Available assistance may include training and income support in the form of Trade Readjustment Allowances, as well as job search and relocation allowances for qualified workers who seek or obtain employment outside their normal commuting areas.  In addition, health coverage tax credits may be available to individuals eligible to receive TAA income support. 

Those who need to apply for unemployment benefits are reminded that claims can now be taken over the telephone or Internet.  Information can be found on the Department of Labor’s Web site at www.ct.gov/dol.

Contact: Nancy Steffens  (860) 263-6535


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