Tag: State Disability Insurance

Question: What are the disability plan options offered to an employer in the state of New Jersey? What is the New Jersey Temporary Disability Benefits Law and how does it work? Answer: New Jersey employers covered by the Temporary Disability Benefits Law (TDB) may elect to provide private disability insurance, become self-insurers, or participate in…

Question: I have an employee in Utah who broke her leg and is unable to come into the office. Is there any type of government disability program she can sign up for to be paid while she is on Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) leave? Answer: Unfortunately, there is no state disability program in Utah…

Question: During a complicated pregnancy, what happens if an employee uses all 12 weeks of Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) leave prior to the birth? What about workers’ compensation, state disability, and company provided disability? Does the employer have to give the employee all of the payment options and permit the employee to decide?…