Phase 2 Of Unemployment Benefits For Californians

Phase 2 Of Unemployment Benefits For Californians

Employment Law
| 5 min

Many Californians have been concerned about the possibility of an end to the pandemic related unemployment benefits they have been receiving. However, a second phase of benefits has just been announced as the state sees a spike in cases and a tightening of guidelines. With the Employment Development Department processing 'more than seven million claims in just a few months, almost doubling the claim total over the worst full year of the Great Recession', this extension of benefits comes as a relief and necessity.

To read on about the second phase of the COVID-19 unemployment benefits, visit Orange County Breeze’s article: California launches second phase of extension to unemployment benefits during COVID-19