If collecting Short Term Disability from employer because they wont accommodate light work load from Dr note can you get second part time job with light work load and still collect short term disabily?
If a pregnant women can't find a job while collecting unemployment can she apply for short term disability after giving birth?
No. Having a baby is not considered a disability. The other issue is that if someone is collecting unemployment, that typically means that they no longer have benefits from their previous employer. In other words, most people who are not employed full time do not have short-term disability insurance.
You have to check into Social Security disability, if you don't have your own disability insurance (individual policy, or through your employer); It is recommended that you get your own Disability Insurance policy if your employer does not offer such benefits. Yes, there are disability insurance policies available in Virginia.
An employer can discontinue employment for multiple reasons, including your inability to work. If your short-term disability was through your employer, and you didn't have a long-term disability insurance policy, your employer is not obligated to continue paying your salary or sick-pay benefits beyond your short-term disability policy.
Yes, and it's recommended to add supplemental disability insurance to cover closer to 100% of your income. If you have disability insurance through your employer, your benefit will be capped at 66% of your income. The benefit received from a group disability policy (through your employer) is taxable. Supplemental disability insurance benefits are not taxable. You can add Catastrophic rider on an individual disability insurance policy, to cover up to 100% of your income in combination with your existing employer group DI.
The burden of proof is on the complainant (you) to prove discrimination. YOu must be able to show how you were treated differently based on your race, age, color, national origin, disability, sex,or religion. Ask yourself who can you compare yourself to who is similarly situated? If you are alleging disability or religious discrimination, you might also ask yourself if the employer is failing to accommodate your disability or religion or are they treating you in a disparate manner?
Are short term disability benefit payments taxable for an employer provided and paid short term disability plan?
Is an employer obligated to pay health insurance premiums when an employee goes on short term disability when they normally pay it if employee is not on short term disability?
The employer is obligated to follow its own written policy about employees out on short-term disability leave. The employer cannot, for example, pay for the president's health insurance when she is out on STD leave and then not pay for the entry-level clerk's health insurance when he is out on STD leave. If the employer does not have a written policy, then all employees who take a disability leave should be treated the same.
if your long term disability is integrated with social security disability, then yes. This is the case for most employer paid long term disability plans, or your employee benefits package. If the Long-Term DI policy is an individual plan, not through your employer - you could receive the full base benefit if it's not integraded with Social Security Disability Benefits.