Kentucky makes change to unemployment process


LEXINGTON, Ky. (FOX 56) – Kentucky‘s unemployment process is changing as of Thursday, Nov. 4.

Claimants who haven’t confirmed their identity will have to register through a company called Once claimants are verified, they’ll have access to the portal and their claim.

State officials said an influx of fraudulent claims caused major delays for real claimants. They hope the new process will help smooth things out.

Claimants can schedule an in-person or phone appointment to get registered.

If claimants suspect their identity has been stolen, they’re asked to complete the fraud form on the Kentucky Career Center website.

For local and breaking news, weather alerts, video and more, download the FREE WOWK 13 News App from the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Download the FREE WOWK 13 News App

Washington DC Bureau

More Washington DC Bureau

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

Trending Stories