COVID-19 FAQs for Employment-Related Inquiries Including Paid Sick Leave – Must Read


What are my employer’s obligations to keep me safe as businesses reopen?

Under New York’s reopening plan, New York Forward, your employer’s obligations differ based on your region’s phase of reopening and industry.  For current information on your region’s phase of reopening,please visit the New York Forward website. Each industry has its own set of health and safety requirements. Please visit the industry-specific websites below for the guidelines applicable to your industry.  

In Phase One, entities in the construction, agriculture, retail trade, wholesale trade, manufacturing, and higher education research sectors are permitted to reopen.  

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Census 2020: From what it is to why it’s important, here’s what you need to know

Here’s what you need to know.

What is the census?
The census is a national survey conducted every ten years by the federal government to determine how many people are living in the United States. The survey will ask how many people are living in a household as well as their age, sex and race.

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