NY State 2020 budget passed the Paid Sick Days Law that ensured that most workers in NY state have the right to earn and use paid sick days each year. Kate Leon from Citizen Action of New York discusses the NY State Paid Sick Days Law. Citizen Action of New York in partnership with the Northeast New York Coalition for Occupational Safety & Health is presenting a Webinar on Thursday October 8th at 6:30 PM, “Clocking in During COVID: What Working Families Should Know.” On this webinar you will get info on your rights and protections as an essential worker and what everyone returning to work during the COVID-19 pandemic should know. You will hear about worker rights, paid leave, including emergency COVID paid leave, and COVID workplace safety and information the about the NY Hero Act. “NY Workers are Essential, not Disposable” To register to this webinar please visit: https://citizenactionny.org/
Interview by HMM Correspondent Aileen Javier.