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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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Yep, We Have an AP for That: BRK 3 in 1 Smoke Detector
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Yep, We Have an AP for That: BRK 3 in 1 Smoke Detector

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
5/29/2018

Our Associate Partners at Phoenix Sales proudly announce BRK Electronics latest 7030BSL, 3 in 1 ...

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X Marks the Spot with Eaton

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
5/16/2018

We love working with Eaton, and here's an update on their enhanced X Switch ...

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The Journey to Journeyman 2018

The Journey to Journeyman 2018

By Grant Shmelzer, Executive Director, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/ IECC
5/16/2018

Kyle Shatzer, our original Apprentice Blogger, is due to graduate in June. That's right-he ...

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Lighting Environments and Philips

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
5/14/2018

...a match made in lighting heaven.

Join our Associate Partner, Lighting Environments, and Philips Lighting ...

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2018 General Assembly Legislative Wrap Up

5/13/2018

OVERVIEW

On April 9th at midnight, the 2018 Maryland General Assembly concluded its 90 day ...

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EPCO PRO SERIES JUNIOR LED
EPCO PRO SERIES JUNIOR LED

EPCO recently launched three new ProSeries Junior LED

By Grant Shmelzer, Executive Director, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/ IECC
5/8/2018

Associate Partner; R.C. Colerick reps EPCO, and EPCO just announced something pretty special.

"EPCO ...

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Legrand...Could I Love You More?
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Legrand...Could I Love You More?

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
5/1/2018

In my previous Sales life, I was sometimes asked to mentor women in Sales; twenty- ...

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