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NYS Workers Compensation Board - Webinars

The Workers’ Compensation Board webinar series is specifically for employers with a presentation from the Advocate for Business. The webinar will include the basics of the workers’ compensation system, including insurance types, coverage requirements, and employers’ obligations under the law. Each one-hour presentation will also cover:

  • Who needs coverage and who does not need coverage
  • How and when to report an injury or illness (including COVID-19)
  • Considerations when hiring independent contractors, laborers, and domestic workers
  • Lowering premiums
  • Penalties and where to go for assistance with them

Sessions are free and there will be time at the end for questions. Register here. Please note, when you select the registration link, you will be taken to the NYS Workers Compensation page and then when you select a date, you will be taken to a general information page. You must select 'Register' on the left side of that page to sign up.

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resource Page

We have set-up for you a dedicated Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) resource page at this link:

NYS Minimum Wage and US DOL Salary Information

NYS Minimum Wage Information, videos, posters, etc. effective 12/31/19: Click Here
For US DOL Salary Information effective 1/1/20: Click here