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What States have Temporary Disability Benefits?

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There are five states with mandated temporary disability benefits: HI, CA, NJ, NY, and RI. The other 45 states also have temporary disability available to workers, but participation is voluntary - as long as the employer agrees to allow the employees to pay for the policies through payroll deduction.
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