LATEST NEWS ON FEDERAL CHANGES
Federal Family and Medical
Leave Act poster updated
The Department of Labor has released a 2016 version of the mandatory federal Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) poster. The poster was revised to reorganize the information into plain language, utilizing bullet points rather than paragraphs to explain employer responsibilities and employee rights under the FMLA.
The Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 is a United States federal law requiring covered employers to provide employees job-protected and unpaid leave for qualified medical and family reasons All covered employers are required to display the poster in a
conspicuous place where workers can see it.