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Layoff notices sent out to Bakersfield companies due to COVID-19 concerns

Department of Labor
Posted at 2:41 PM, Apr 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-03 12:15:49-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act helps ensure advance notice in cases of qualified plant closings and mass layoffs.

The U.S. Department of Labor has compliance assistance materials to help workers and employers understand their rights and responsibilities under the provisions of WARN.

Today WARN letters were released to various businesses here in Bakersfield.

The following letters were sent out:

  • Levy's at Mammoth Mountain Ski resort - outlining that as of today the business will be closed temporarily, no employees will be terminated but they will experience either a reduction of hours, or a temporary suspension.
  • Bill Wright Toyota, North Bakersfield Toyota and Bill Wright Scion Toyota - outlining they will layoff 50 or more employees effective March 31
  • Clinica Sierra Vista - outlining layoffs

Full letters can be found below:

Bill Wright Scion Toyota by Ashley Valenzuela on Scribd

Bill Wright Toyota by Ashley Valenzuela on Scribd

Levys at Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort by Ashley Valenzuela on Scribd

North Bakersfield Toyota by Ashley Valenzuela on Scribd

Clinica Sierra Vista by Ashley Valenzuela on Scribd


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