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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Personal Illness Questions | Parental Leave Questions | FMLA Questions | Health Sabbatical Questions

FMLA Questions

The following pertain to the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 (FMLA), a federal law granting certain protections to qualifying employees who must be absent from work due to personal illness or the illness of certain family members.

  1. I just received information regarding FMLA in the mail. Where can I learn more?
  2. How do I apply for FMLA protection?
  3. What is the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)?
  1. I just received information regarding FMLA in the mail. Where can I learn more?
    Please review the following document, prepared by the United States Department of Labor. http://www.dol.gov/esa/regs/compliance/posters/fmlaen.pdf
  2. How do I apply for FMLA protection?

    Complete and return the SDP FMLA cover sheet.  Your records will be reviewed to verify whether you meet the federal eligibility requirements.  Please contact Melissa Brunson at 215-400-5508 if you are not able to download the cover sheet.

  3. What is the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)?

    The Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 (FMLA) is a federally mandated law granting certain protections to qualifying employees who must be absent from work due to personal illness or the illness of a spouse, child or parent.You have the right under FMLA to take up to 12 weeks of protected leave in a 12 month period FMLA requires that your health benefits must be maintained during any period of leave under the same conditions as if you continued to work and you must be reinstated to the same or an equivalent job with the same pay, benefits, terms and conditions of employment on your return from leave.

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