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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

Federated Insurance

Learn the Lingo, Remove the Mystery, Gain Some Confidence

3/8/2020

As a business owner, there’s so much more to know about insurance than premiums (payments in exchange for coverage), losses (incidents that cause financial ...

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Risk Management: Prevention Could Mean Profits

2/8/2020

Establishing and promoting a culture of risk management can have a silent, but significant, impact at your business. Prioritizing safety and judgment can help protect ...

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MD Small Business Day

2020 Maryland Small Business Day

1/5/2020

February 11th, 2020 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Location
Maryland State House
100 State Cir
Annapolis, MD 21401-1924
 
Event Pricing: $25

 

Join fellow small ...

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Archive

Distracted Driving

Distracted Driving Continues to be Much More than Just "A Problem"

11/28/2015

Not only is distracted driving still a serious problem, it is an epidemic. With each ...

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Medical Marijuana

What is the Difference Between Recreational Marijuana and Medical Marijuana?

11/28/2015

Most people don’t realize they are usually two different strains.  As more and more ...

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IEC Con 2015

IEC National Conference Seminar Presentation Documents

11/28/2015

At the National IEC's Convention that took place last month, there were various mini ...

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Sprint Offer to IEC

Sprint Discount Program Means Contractors & Apprentices Save 18%!

11/28/2015

Save 18% with Sprint and Ring in the Holiday Savings! 

Click Here to Download Full ...

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3M Portable Labeler

Upgrade to an Easy-to-use 3M™ Portable Labeler – Free!

11/28/2015

Now, for a limited time, the 3M Portable Labeler is available free with purchase. That ...

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Reflections and Reboots

Reflections and Reboots

11/17/2015

It’s nearly December. I don’t know why it’s always a shock to ...

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Women in Trades

11/10/2015

"My supervisor called me the Triple Threat. I was early, hungry, and capable. He saw ...

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IEC Chesapeake Apprentices Recognized

Kelly M. Schulz Honors Exceptional Vets Who Entered the Workforce Through Apprenticeships

11/6/2015

This event was part of National Apprenticeship Week celebrations.

This event held by the Sec ...

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Hogan Administration Celebrates Apprenticeship Week

11/4/2015

(November 2, 2015) – Governor Larry Hogan today issued a proclamation announcing the week of November ...

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Stay Safe Hat

IEC Chesapeake Annual Excellence in Safety Award 2015

11/3/2015

IEC Chesapeake encourages all of our members regardless of size to participate in the Excellence ...

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Federated Employment Practices Network

Preparing Documentation for a Termination

11/3/2015

Question: 

One of my staff went almost 7 whole days without clocking in or out ...

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Drug Testing Urine Sample

What do Companies Know about Random Drug Tests?

11/3/2015

According to an interview at a crane company, 5% of tests returned positive results in ...

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Maryland Apprenticeship Ambassador Program

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