Local 589 members who took a COVID-19 leave between April 1st and December 31st of 2020 are entitled to an 80-hour paid leave benefit.
Due to the high volume of reported pay discrepancies, the company will be reviewing any errors in COVID-19 leave.
If you believe you had an issue, please reach out to your union delegate with the following information.
- Name & Badge
- The dates of your COVID-19 leave
- Whether or not you filled out and returned a self-certification form
- Whether or not you received an approval from WorkPartners?
- If your sick pay was replenished, if you were not paid at all, or if your vacation was taken to cover the time.
If you received the COVID-19 pay and/or had your sick or vacation bank replenished, you do not need to reach out.
If anyone has any questions, contact your delegate or the union hall at (617) 542-8212.
Thank you,Executive Board
Boston Carmen’s’ Union, Local 589