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IEC Chesapeake is working to move apprenticeship students to an alternative method of instruction and will notify students of their revised schedule shortly. Questions can be directed to Joe Harber at 301.621.9545 x106 or Ed Hersl at 301.621.9545 x107. For updates on COVID-19 please visit https://www.cdc.gov/

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New Paid Sick Leave

New Paid Sick Leave Requirements

3/20/2020

The new paid sick leave provisions require private sector employers with fewer than 500 employees to provide two weeks of paid sick leave (80 hours for full-time employees and typical number of hours over two weeks for part-time employees).

Eligible Employees: The paid sick leave is available to any employee without regard to duration of employment if they are unable to work or telework because they are:

  • Subject to a government quarantine or isolation order related to COVID-19,
  • Have been advised by health provider to self-quarantine due to COVID-19,
  • Experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 and seeking medical diagnosis,
  • Caring for an ...
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Featured Stories

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Were You Worried About Harry and Megan?

3/8/2020

I wasn’t. I’m still not worried, even though I must get about a dozen notices a day on my phone from various news ...

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Interested In Risk Management?

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
2/21/2020

The answer is YES. It should always be YES.

Our Associate Partners at Federated Insurance have the lingo worked out for you, and common sense ...

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February 2020 Maryland General Assembly Legislative Update

2/8/2020

OVERVIEW 

The Maryland General Assembly convened its 2020 Session on January 8th.  As noted last month, there are many changes in the legislative leadership ...

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Archive

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Growing Up and Valuing an Education: the Realization of Skill Sets and Earnings

Grant Shmelzer
12/29/2016

We really DO wear  the chain we forged in life “ (Mr. Dickens)….and one way ...

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Construction Law Survival Seminars

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2017 Construction Law Survival Seminars-Laurel, MD

12/13/2016
Mechanic’s Liens - Time Limits, Notices and Claims to preserve rights in Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania ...
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Construction Law Survival Seminars

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2017 Construction Law Survival Seminars-Dulles, VA

12/13/2016
Mechanic’s Liens - Time Limits, Notices and Claims to preserve rights in Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania ...
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Mirror Mirror on the Wall End of Year Reflections

12/7/2016

If you have worked with me as a member of IEC Chesapeake, or if you ...

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Graduation 2017

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32nd Annual 2017 IEC Chesapeake Apprenticeship Graduation Ceremony

12/6/2016
Please join IEC Cheseapeake in honoring the hard work and dedication of the 2017 Graduates ...
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Grounding & Bonding-NEC 2014

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Grounding & Bonding-NEC 2014

12/5/2016
Based off the Nationally-Recognized Course developed by Mike Holt, IEC Chesapeake's "Grounding & Bonding" will ...
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Thank you to our Generous Donors

12/4/2016

Thank You to the Following Companies for Their Generous Donations

Schneider Electric: Load Centers & Circuit ...
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