FMLA Information

Last Updated: 7/1/2021 1:49 PM

Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) Information

Employees eligible for FMLA benefits are provided with up to 12 weeks of unpaid, job-familyprotected leave for the following reasons:

• For incapacity due to pregnancy, prenatal medical care or child birth; 
• To care for the employee’s child after birth, or placement for adoption or foster care; 
• To care for the employee’s spouse, son or daughter, or parent, who has a serious health condition; or 
• For a serious health condition that makes the employee unable to perform the employee’s job.

Eligibility Requirements 
Employees are eligible if they have worked for a covered employer for at least one year, and for 1,250 hours over the past 12 months.

The following link will give more information concerning an employee's FMLA benefits: 
Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

© 2023 Merrillville Community School Corporation. All Rights Reserved