LOWER APPEALS DECISION
|DECISION DATE: 09/20/91
|CLAIMANT: Vera A. Jenkins
||APPEAL NO.: 9114192
|EMPLOYER: Echelon Service Co.
||L. O. NO.: 50
Issue: Whether the unemployment of the claimant was due to leaving
work voluntarily, without good cause, within the meaning
of Section 6(a) of the Law.
- NOTICE OF RIGHT OF FURTHER APPEAL -
ANY INTERESTED PARTY TO THIS DECISION MAY REQUEST A REVIEW
AND SUCH PETITION FOR REVIEW MAY BE FILED IN ANY OFFICE
OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC AND EMPLOYMENT DEVELOPMENT,
OR WITH THE APPEALS DIVISION , ROOM 515, 1100 NORTH EUTAW
STREET, BALTIMORE, MARYLAND 21201, EITHER IN PERSON OR BY MAIL.
THE PERIOD FOR FILING A PETITION FOR REVIEW EXPIRES AT MIDNIGHT
ON October 7, 1991.
|For the Claimant:
Claimant - Present Telephonically
|For the Employer:
Gordon Barley, Personnel
FINDINGS OF FACT
The claimant, who had previously worked for this employer,
was rehired on June 6, 1989 as an electronic assembler
at a pay rate at the time of separation of $9.54 per hour
for full-time employment. On or about July 6, 1991, while
continuing work existed for her, the claimant resigned
her employment to relocate to the State of New York where
both of her grown daughters were suffering from kidney
failure. The claimant wanted to be near her family members
during this time of serious family health problems. No
medical documentation was presented by the claimant.
CONCLUSIONS OF LAW
It is held that the claimant voluntarily quit her employment
for reasons which do not constitute good cause for so
doing in that they not directly attributable to the employer
and/or the employment. It is further held that valid circumstances,
sufficient to warrant a weekly disqualification has not
been presented in that medical verification of the claimant's
reason for leaving her employment was not presented.
The determination of the Claims Examiner was warranted and will be affirmed.
The claimant voluntarily quit her employment, without good
cause, within the meaning of Section 6(a) of the Law.
Benefits are denied week beginning June 30, 1991 until
re-employed, earning ten times her weekly benefit amount.
The determination of the Claims Examiner is hereby affirmed.
P. J. Hackett, Hearing Examiner
Date of Hearing: 9/18/91
ec/Specialist ID: 50506
Cassette No: 1322A
Copies mailed on 09/20/91 to:
Out-of-State Claims (MABS)