The following are steps employers should take as advised by SHRM (the Society for Human Resource Management) to prevent fraudulent claims from being paid.
Here are some tips from USA.Gov on how you can help protect yourself against Identity Fraud.
Should you receive a fraudulent notification take the following steps as advised on the KS DOL Page:
Notify the impacted employee immediately. The filing of a fraudulent unemployment claim is a sign that an employee’s sensitive personal information is available to criminals.
The employee should take the following steps: