Massachusetts Printable Free Unemployment Law Posters Massachusetts Information on Employees' Unemployment Insurance Coverage Poster Mandatory

The Information on Employees' Unemployment Insurance Coverage is a Massachusetts unemployment law poster provided for businesses by the Massachusetts Department Of Labor and Workforce Development. This is a required poster for all Massachusetts employers, and any business that fails to post this notification may be subject to penalties or fines.

This mandatory poster contains information on unemployment insurance benefits in Massachusetts. It includes instructions on how to file a claim and the timeline for receiving benefits. A section on the poster also explains the benefits that may be received as well as the taxation of any benefits.

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Form 2553-A  Rev. 10-6-15
Information on Employees’ Unemployment Insurance Coverage
Employer name                          Employer DUA ID #
Employees of this business or organization are covered by Unemployment Insurance (UI), a program financed entirely by 
Massachusetts employers. No deductions are made from your salary to cover the cost of your Unemployment Insurance benefits.
If you lose your job, you may be entitled to collect Unemployment Insurance. Outlined below is the information you need in order 
to apply for Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits. Before you file, your employer will give you a copy of the pamphlet: How to 
Apply for Unemployment Insurance Benefits, provided by the Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance (DUA). 
You must be in the United States, its territories, or Canada when filing a claim or certifying for weekly UI benefits. 
IMPORTANT: Massachusetts General Law, Chapter 151A, Section 62A requires that this notice be displayed at each site operated by an 
employer, in a conspicuous place, where it is accessible to all employees. It must include the name and mailing address of the employer, and 
the identification number assigned to the employer by the Department of Unemployment Assistance .
There are two ways to apply for UI Benefits:
 Apply by Using UI Online
  UI Online is a secure, easy-to-use, self-service system. You can apply for benefits, reopen an existing claim, 
request weekly benefit payments, check your claim status, sign up for direct deposit, update your address, 
and even file an appeal online. To apply for benefits using UI Online, go to, and select  
UI Online for Claimants, and complete the required information to submit your application.
 Apply by calling the TeleClaim Center
   Unemployment Insurance services are available by telephone. You can apply for Unemployment Insurance 
benefits, reopen a current claim, obtain up-to-date information on the status of your claim and benefit 
payment, resolve problems, and sign up for direct deposit — all by telephone. To apply for benefits by 
telephone, call the TeleClaim Center at 1-877-626-6800 from area codes 351, 413, 508, 774, and 978; or 
1-617-626-6800 from any other area code. You will be asked to enter your Social Security Number and the 
year you were born. You will then be connected to an agent who will take the information necessary to file 
your claim.
An equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.  
For hearing-impaired relay services, call 711.
If the last digit of your Social Security Number is:Assigned day to call Teleclaim is:
0, 1Monday
2, 3Tuesday
4, 5, 6Wednesday
7, 8, 9Thursday
Any last digitFriday
Note: During peak periods from Monday through 
Thursday, call scheduling may be implemented, 
providing priority for callers based on the last 
digit of their Social Security Number. This helps 
ensure that you and others can get through to 
the TeleClaim Center in a timely manner. Please 
check the schedule on the right before calling.

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More Massachusetts Labor Law Posters 13 PDFS provides an additional twelve required and optional Massachusetts labor law posters that may be relevant to your business. Be sure to also print and post all required state labor law posters, as well as all of the mandatory federal labor law posters.

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Required Workers' Compensation Poster Workers Compensation Law
Required Workers' Compensation Poster (Spanish) Workers Compensation Law
Required Information on Employees' Unemployment Insurance Coverage Unemployment Law
Required Right to Know Workplace Notice Job Safety Law
Required Paid Family and Medical Leave Poster General Labor Law Poster

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