These example guidelines include:
- Circumstances in which employees are allowed to take unpaid leave
- Guidelines for eligibility for FMLA leave
- Procedures for submitting leave requests
- Health benefits during FMLA leave
- Standards for job continuation after FMLA leave.
FMLA Sample Policy also includes a customizable sample letter to notify an employee of their FMLA leave.
This example policy will show your organization the proper way to comply with the FMLA, prevent misuse of the act by your employees — and help you avoid costly lawsuits.