How to use Laid-off in a sentence
The scales showed seven pounds less, he was eating baskets of fruit and goody-goody health food, plus he'd laid off the booze completely.
Near the centre of the city is the old town square (now know as the City Hall Square), laid off in 1637.
The precincts are laid off by the commissioners and each elects a justice of the peace and a constable.
He cut across and laid off a perfect ball as he was cynically scythed by a gasping opponent.
When a field is ridged in the line of the greatest ascent of the ground, there is an obvious convenience in adopting the furrows as the site of the drains; but wherever this is not the case the drains must be laid off to suit the contour of the ground, irrespective of the furrows altogether.Advertisement
The net effect is positive, but the laid-off workers will probably have a hard time appreciating it.
We are sympathetic to the laid-off workers, but no one would suggest the cotton gin not be installed.
You have been laid off or let go from your job and your body will be reacting to the emotional and mental stress.
Some examples of qualifying terminations include the job loss due to downsizing, being laid-off due to lack of available work, or the company going out of business.
Individuals may be laid off or their position cut from the company, but they should not have been fired for poor job performance.Advertisement
Each state has its own specific requirements for what actions individuals who have been laid off must follow in order to remain eligible for benefits.
Some rights vary from state to state when you get laid off.
Unless your contract states otherwise, you're entitled to your unused vacation days when you're laid off.
You're entitled to any back pay you have accrued up until the time you're laid off.
That law was put into place so that those who are about to be laid off will have time to search and train for a new job.Advertisement
This drives down the supply of goods being produced, which will ultimately cause workers to be laid off due to the lack of money coming into a company and the lack of work for employees.
Regular unemployment benefits are those benefits received due to being laid off from a job because of lost production.
However, if laid off from your job because the company is downsizing, you may qualify.
When my husband was laid off just eight weeks before the baby was due, we moved back to my hometown.
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Pascagoula locals understand why the area is haunted, and relate it back to Hal, a worker at the Ingalls Shipyard in Pascagoula who was laid off from work one rainy Friday night.
The first thing a person should do when laid off from a job is apply for unemployment, before even sending out that first resume.
Being laid off is almost always an eligible reason.
If you were laid off from a job, then you would likely qualify for benefits.
Under COBRA law, most employees in the private sector who have either been laid off or quit their jobs can continue to participate in the employer's group health insurance plan.Advertisement
When an employee is laid off from a job, or a person divorces a spouse who supplied health insurance coverage through an employer's policy, COBRA is available to allow the person to retain the current health insurance coverage.
You were fired from your job for gross misconduct instead of being laid off for other reasons beyond your control.
The business owner is required to notify former employees that they may be eligible for the subsidy if they were laid off from October 2008 onward.
Even though their house had some damage from Hurricane Katrina, the father had been laid off from his job.