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What to do when your employer will not provide healthcare, although it was promised?

When i took my job as an administrative assistant, my employer stated very clearly that i would have health coverage, but not dental. In 3 weeks it will be a YEAR and he has still not provided me with health insurance. What do I do? I live and work in New York. I spoke with my employer about 7 months ago, and he asked me to be patient, that it will occur. But 7 months later nothing has happened. I originally got the job through a temp agency and so yes it is documented that i am suppose to have healthcare. Furthermore, it is a small business with only 5 other employees and they all have insurance, and all of the past employees who worked my job have had insurance as well!!! I think that because i was a college student when i started working there, they think that i can be ignored and devalued and not give me what i deserve!!!

Asked By: Lin B - 6/22/2007
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
did you get this offer in writing? was it part of the want ad? if you have no proof this was offered, you're going to have an up-hill battle--especially if its a small company... More
Answered By: art_child2000 - 6/22/2007
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You roundhouse kick his ass
Answered By: Ashkael - 6/22/2007
 
How about quit and get another job?
Answered By: John L - 6/22/2007
 
did you have this is writing? are their co workers enjoying this benefit? ask your boss what the problem is. if he denies he said this, you should to to your state Employment Agency for Unfair Labor Practices..and ask to speak to a counselor.Good Luck
Answered By: paul q - 6/22/2007
 
Look for another Job that offers it.
Answered By: Dan H - 6/22/2007
 
In that case I would go back and ask my employer if there was a mistake made by the administration ,sometimes an error could have been made while they were processing your paper work... More
Answered By: Genny - 6/22/2007
 
Go here, it will save you a ton of money, http://www.everyonebenefits.com/40524594
Answered By: fornido77 - 6/26/2007
 
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