Trade Adjustment Assistance

Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) is available to workers who lose their jobs or whose hours of work and wages are reduced as a result of increased imports. Only former workers of certain "certified" employers qualify for this program.

Workers under this program may be eligible for training, a job search allowance, a relocation allowance, and other reemployment services. In addition, weekly trade readjustment allowances (TRA) may be payable to eligible workers following their exhaustionThis results when all of the benefits for which you are eligible have been paid. of unemployment insurance benefitsThe monetary amount paid to an unemployed or partially unemployed worker..