According to the official disclosure of the Ministry of Labor and Welfare, the residents of 14 Pernambuco municipalities affected by the flood will be able to take back Service time guarantee fund (FGTS):
Pernambuco. The FGTS withdrawal was released due to a public disaster
The official disclosure of the Ministry of Labor and Welfare informs that the decree on recognizing the state of emergency was published in the supplementary edition of the Official Gazette (DOU) last Monday, May 30, 2022. The federal government has declared a state of emergency in 14 cities in Pernambuco, including the capital Recife, according to the Ministry of Labor and Social Security.
government working group
According to official information, Andre Veras, Assistant Secretary of the Ministry of Labor and Welfare, who was part of the Government’s working group, was in Pernambuco to work with the homeless, the displaced, as well as to rehabilitate flood-affected areas. Heavy rains have hit several cities in recent days.
There is a possibility of missing out on unemployment insurance
According to the official disclosure, CODEFAT has already contacted the Ministry of Labor and Social Security to check whether it is possible to release s.safe-unemployment workers living in the affected areas, as the declaration of a state of emergency alone does not guarantee that benefit.
As for the Compensation Fund (FGTS), the release of the victims will take place within five days in the amount of up to Rs 6,220.00, according to the Ministry of Labor and Social Security.
The process must be done by the application
Withdrawal can be requested through the Compensation Compensation Fund (FGTS) app in Digital Sack, without the need to go to the federal branch of Caixa Econômica, according to the Ministry of Labor and Pensions.
The 14 Pernambuco municipalities affected by the recent floods and landslides in the region will be provided with the Disaster Compensation Fund (FGTS) by the Caixa Econômica Federal.
According to the official information of the Ministry of Labor and Social Security, the municipalities are: Cabo de Santo Agostino, Camaragiebe, Goiana, Giaboatao dos Guarapas, Macaparana, Moreno, Nazare da Mata, Olinda, Paudalo, Paulo, Paulo Cao. Grande, San Vicente Ferrer և Timbauba.
Withdrawing the balance of the Accident Compensation Fund (FGTS) becomes available because of a personal need, the urgency and severity of which comes from a natural disaster, the residents of the affected areas, identified by the Civil Civil Defense, explains. Ministry Work: և Pensions.