Out of Work Due to STORM Sandy?
missed work due to Storm Sandy, you can file a claim to see
if you are eligible for benefits. If you have returned to work,
or have a date to return to work within the next six weeks, you
and your employer can complete and mail the UC-62V claim
application. The form and instructions can be found here:
were out of work for less than a full week you may be eligible
for partial benefits. Two-thirds of your gross weekly earnings
would be deducted from your Weekly Benefit Rate (WBR).
example: If your WBR is $200, and you worked five hours at $12
per hour ($60), then two-thirds of your earnings (2/3 x $60 =
$40) would be deducted from $200, leaving you with a payment of
employer can not or will not complete the UC-62V, you can file
the claim by telephone by calling the TeleBenefits line for you
local area. You may find your local TeleBenefits number at
option 3 to file an initial claim.