Info Bulletin : 12-12-2019

12/12/2019

OHAP NIGHT SHIFT H-LINE UNEMPLOYMENT INSTRUCTIONS: File for unemployment online with the instructions below at http://unemployment.ohio.gov or if you do not have internet access, call your processing center (the number is located on correspondence you’ve received from the ODJFS). ODJFS business hours are 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Monday – Friday, except holidays. Below are the instructions for filing for unemployment:

You will file for unemployment benefits using Mass Layoff # 1900749. Your last day worked for unemployment purposes is 12/13/2019 and your return to work date for unemployment purposes is 12/23/2019 but you will report back to work on 01/02/2020. You will need to call your processing center or visit the ODJFS web site a total of TWO TIMES beginning the Sunday before your layoff begins (dates you need to file are listed below) because you are laid off for ONE week. SUNDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2019 – OPEN OR RESTART APPLICATION FOR BENEFITS / SUNDAY, DECEMBER 22, 2019 – CLAIM LAYOFF WEEK (WEEK ENDING 12/21/2019) DO NOT file unemployment for week ending 12/28/2019, as you will receive 40 hours holiday pay for that week.

***Please note: If you are not given the correct application open/reopen date or the correct week ending date you need to claim, log out and call your processing center on Monday and tell them you would like them to open/ reopen your application or take your claim (whichever is the case) via phone. If you do not follow these instructions and file timely, you will not be paid or your waiting week will not be served.

OHAP - MARY LEE TUCKER CLOTHE-A-CHILD: Our annual collection will be held Monday, December 16th in the plant. UAW Local 2000 members and Ohio Assembly Plant employees have historically been among the largest local contributors to this great charity. Please remember to bring a cash donation.

OHIO ASSEMBLY PLANT UPCOMING PAID HOLIDAYS: Christmas / New Year paid holidays: The Christmas holiday period will begin on Monday, December 23rd and normal production will resume on Thursday, January 2nd. It is important that you understand the general eligibility rules on Christmas holiday pay: A seniority employee absent without excuse on either the last scheduled working day prior to or the next scheduled working day after the Christmas holiday period shall be ineligible for one of the holidays for which he/she would otherwise be eligible in the holiday period. If an eligible employee misses both the scheduled day before and the scheduled day after, he/she will not be eligible for any Christmas holiday pay. Seniority employees who have gone on sick leave during the workweek prior to or during the workweek in which the holiday(s) falls shall receive pay for such holiday period. A seniority employee who is on sick leave when the holiday(s) occurs, who would return to work following the holiday(s), but during the week in which the holiday(s) falls, shall receive pay for such holiday(s).

Units 2-5: Please see your unit chairpersons or your human resources department for details about upcoming paid holidays.

UNION OFFICES CLOSED: UAW Local 2000 will close at noon on Friday, December 20th and will reopen on Thursday, January 2nd. HUMAN RESOURCES will also be closed throughout the entire Christmas holiday period.

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING: The next General Membership Meeting is Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 2:30 PM at UAW Local 2000, 3151 Abbe Road in Sheffield Village. Please attend and be informed.

Wishing you and yours a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Bill Samples, President / Herb Bennett, Chairperson Unit 1 / Melanie Meyer, Chairperson Unit 2

Pedro Natal, Chairperson Unit 3 / Brian Plumley, Chairperson Unit 4 / Kevin Patton, Chairperson Unit 5

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