NEW YORK MEMBERS -Important *Power of Attorney Information* If you are unable to act due to a serious health condition, it is extremely important that your spouse, significant other or dependent has access to your completed Power of Attorney form to act on your behalf related to the retirement system.
You should advise the individual designated to contact UPSEU immediately if you become or they believe you may become incapacitated as it will potentially impact pension rights afforded to them.
This would in no way impact any decision if you become capable of acting on your own behalf and for you to reverse any decision made. Again, it is extremely important that your loved ones have access to your executed Power of Attorney. You do not submit to anyone. It is retained with your important papers.
U.S. Labor Dept. orders New Haven to pay $65,000+ in OT back pay to workers
Posted On: Apr 13, 2021
NEW HAVEN — The U.S. Department of Labor has ordered the city to pay more than $65,000 in back pay so far to 122 city Public Works and some Parks Department workers after the employees’ union discovered an apparent error in the way the city was calculating overtime pay, the union said.
The ruling includes $65,808 in back pay for a two-year period ending on Dec. 31, 2020. In addition, the city will be issuing a second payment for retroactive overtime pay that employees have earned so far in 2021, the United Public Service Employees Union said in a statement. READ FULL ARTICLE