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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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Oh Legrand, Could I Love You Any More? Adorne Graphite Collection

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
6/25/2019

Graphite. The Little Black Dress.

Every woman knows the Little Black Dress is the one ...

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When Is Value Engineering of No Value?

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
6/20/2019

When is Value Engineering of No Value?  Answer: when it results in inferior, possibly dangerous ...

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Legrand, Could I Love You Any More?

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
6/19/2019

Our Associate Partners, and Wizards Of Fun Lighting Stuff at Legrand, are throwing another great ...

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Do YOU Do Prevailing Wage Work in New Jersey?

By Grant Shmelzer Executive Director, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
6/13/2019

Know Before You Go!

What’s New?

There is a significant change pending in the ...

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Eat Lunch & Learn: Win Win with Associate Partners at Atlantic Electric Supply Corp

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
6/12/2019

Our friends and valued Associate Partners at Atlantic Electric Supply Corp., in Washington D.C ...

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You Know What Dad Wants Really Really Wants?

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
6/11/2019

From our Associate Partners at Eaton- Yep! We have an AP for that...

Tech and ...

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USB Ready for This?

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
6/6/2019

I be ready...U be ready?

Looking for receptacle upgrades on a design? remodel? DIY ...

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My Love is Permanent for Milwaukee's New Temporary Lights!

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
6/5/2019

Yes...I have an unusually small focus to my life- but it's well lighted ...

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As Easy As...A B B

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
6/4/2019

Our Associate Partners at ABB have an announcement! ABB Installation Products Inc., formerly Thomas & Betts ...

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