Maternity Leave Question....

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Registered: 06-08-2006
Maternity Leave Question....
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Tue, 08-12-2008 - 4:49pm
iVillage Member
Registered: 02-08-2008
Tue, 08-12-2008 - 8:25pm
Hi! I also live in NYS and have been on maternity leave twice. I got disability for 6 weeks for each of them but I did return to work. The girls I know that have not gone back, did not tell the job until right before their time was up so they could still get the disability pay (many of
iVillage Member
Registered: 08-08-2006
Tue, 08-12-2008 - 10:49pm

<The girls I know that have not gone back, did not tell the job until right before their time was up so they could still get the disability pay >


BAER...


For op, most state disabilty insurance is based on accrued work history, and not subject to your return to work. In NYS, in appears that not all employers/employees pay into to the plan, but you can inquire if you are eligible here -> http://ww3.nysif.com/DisabilityBenefits.aspx

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Registered: 10-17-2003
Wed, 08-13-2008 - 9:17am

Are you eligible for maternity benefits from your employer now?