RI Department of Labor and Training

Rapid Response Announcement

May 18, 2012

The RI Department of Labor and Training held a Rapid Response session for recently laid-off employees of 38 Studios on Friday, May 25. The session, which was open to impacted workers only, included information on unemployment insurance benefits and reemployment and training opportunities. Rapid Response services are available to any Rhode Island business experiencing layoffs.

Impacted 38 Studios workers who were unable to attend today’s session are encouraged to visit a netWORKri One-Stop Career Center, located in Pawtucket, Providence, Wakefield, West Warwick and Woonsocket, or go to  www.networkri.org to learn about available reemployment support and financial assistance.



ABOUT DLT: The RI Department of Labor and Training offers employment services, educational services and economic opportunity to both individuals and employers. DLT protects Rhode Island’s workforce by enforcing labor laws, prevailing wage rates and workplace health and safety standards. The department also provides temporary income support to unemployed and temporarily disabled workers. For more information on the programs and services available to all Rhode Islanders, please call the RI Department of Labor and Training at (401) 462-8000 or visit the web site at www.dlt.ri.gov