Labor Dept. alerts workers of planned maintenance on unemployment website. People will still be able to certify benefits.

The Labor Department told workers they will be unable to file new claims for unemployment benefitsfor three hours on Tuesday night as part of a scheduled website maintenance.But, the agency said, workers who have already filed can continue to certify their benefitsat their scheduled times.“ATTENTION CUSTOMERS: The application for initial claims and online dashboard will be unavailable on Tuesday, May 5th, between 6 and 9pm due to routine maintenance. This will not affect the claim status or benefits certification applications. Thank you for your patience as we work to ensure the continued perf…

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