Remember when Disney said "We'll figure stuff out on April 19th?" They figured stuff out, and are furloughing over 43k people who work at Walt Disney World.
Disney World to Furlough 43,000 Employees During Indefinite Closure https://t.co/nkZrgIX1zE— Variety (@Variety) April 11, 2020
Those with insurance will keep it for up to one year, and Disney will pay 100% of all insurance costs. They can file for unemployment benefits immediately through Florida's POS system.
Every Cast Member’s job, seniority, wage rate and benefits are guaranteed, even if you stay on furlough after WDW reopens & continues indefinitely beyond 12 months.
Marvel, Pixar, Lucasfilm, and Searchlight (Fox) have also been hit.