Unemployment: Businesses Opposing More Claims

By |2009-02-12T10:12:36+00:00February 12th, 2009|Categories: Unemployment|Tags: , |

Here's an article from the Washington Post suggesting that employers are becoming more aggressive in opposing former employees' claims for unemployment benefits.  One reason: saving money in a tough economy.  Successful unemployment claims increase an employer's future premiums, so it makes financial sense for businesses to oppose claims where they think the employee is not [...]