Tag: Reinstatement of benefits

Question:  When is an employee entitled to reinstatement of benefits after returning from FMLA? Answer: The employee is eligible for reinstatement of benefits as of the day they return to work. According to the Department of Labor (http://www.dol.gov/whd/regs/compliance/1421.htm): “Upon return from FMLA leave, an employee must be restored to his or her original job, or to…