Alabama Department of Labor


News Releases
ADOL: ADOL Encourages Employees to File for Benefits Under the CARES Act
Alabama to Waive Employer Charges for Covid-19 Related Claims State Urging Employers to File Claims on Employees' Behalf
Alabama Career Center Locations Will Close to the Public; Services Still Available by Phone or Email
Alabama Announces Support for Workers Impacted by COVID-19

Weekly Initial Claims

Coronavirus and Unemployment Insurance Benefits
Frequently Asked Questions
Families First Coronavirus Response Act
Families First Coronavirus Response Act: Questions and Answers
Paid Leave Overview

For veteran services, contact:
Lisa Owen
Office phone: 251-461-4471
Cell: 334-549-8939
Donal Cieutat
Office phone: 334-309-9076
Cell: 334-590-9163

State of Alabama

The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) is in close communication with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) who is closely monitoring this rapidly evolving outbreak caused by the new coronavirus in China.

News Releases (Stay up-to-date with the latest news release)

Governor's Office: Governor Ivey Establishes Coronavirus (COVID-19) Task Force; Governor Ivey Releases Statement on Alabama's First Confirmed Coronavirus Case


Coronavirus Disease 2019 Information for Travel
This page includes information about COVID-19 for travelers and travel-related industries.

Interim Guidance for Business and Employers to Plan and Respond to Coronavirus 2019
The CDC will update this interim guidance as needed and as additional information becomes available.

Handouts and Posters
Download and print fact sheets to post in your office.

U.S. Department of Labor

News Releases (Stay up-to-date with the latest news release)

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
COVID-19 website
This site provides infection prevention information specifically for workers and employers. OSHA is actively reviewing and responding to any complaints regarding workplace protection from novel coronavirus, as well as conducting outreach activities.

Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19
The guide, developed in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is designed to help companies respond in the event of coronavirus in the workplace.

Wage and Hour Division
COVID-19 or Other Public Health Emergencies website This site provides information on common issues employers and employees face when responding to COVID-19, including effects on wages and hours worked under the Fair Labor Standards Act and job-protected leave under the Family and Medical Leave Act.

Workers' Compensation
Guidance for federal employees and outlines Federal Employees' Compensation Act coverage as it relates to the novel coronavirus.

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Pandemic Preparedness in the Workplace and the Americans with Disabilities Act
This technical assistance document provides information about Titles I and V of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and pandemic planning in the workplace.

World Health Organization

COVID-19 advice for the public: Myth busters

Getting your workplace ready
This document provides action steps to contain the COVID-19 outbreak for businesses and employers.