Unemployment insurance program in California provides payments for those workers who have lost their job recently and it is provided by EDD (Employment Development Department) of California. Because of California’s population, EDD deals with a large number of state unemployment insurance claims and benefits. When applying for Ca UI, you will be asked to contact them by telephone or online application, not by going to an office in person. EDD State unemployment insurance offices provide phone supports between 8:00 am through 5:00 pm weekdays and are closed on holidays.
There are several different ways for filing that you can apply for benefits under the unemployment insurance program of EDD and keep in mind that, if you were fired for misconduct at work or quit for certain reasons of your own fault you might not be eligible and Completing say that, the California unemployment insurance application doesn’t have to be a hassle. Unemployment benefits or claims numbers are rising rapidly across in California and you should file your application as soon as possible after losing your job no fault of you.
Now, you can file your California unemployment insurance application online at the Employment Development Department website very easily but if you have any Internet access. And you can also apply by calling or phone to begin your application between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. If you don’t have access to a telephone, you are also able to have your California unemployment insurance application processed through the mail or by fax machine and for that reason you will need to print out your application page or have to pick one up from local employment development department office.
But, for benefits you have to provide proof that you are eligible or able to work, and you want benefits because you are jobless, you should also be ready to provide proof that you are actively looking for work in California or US.