Labor Department Answers Questions About Paid Leave Requirements

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD) has published new FAQs for workers and employers regarding paid leave under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) during the reopening of schools — including schools with blended in-person and remote learning.

WHD says it is offering employees and employers “a growing library of tools” to help navigate changes in the workplace brought by COVID-19 — including questions and answers, short videos and infographics explaining FFCRA benefits. Visit this website for more information on current paid leave requirements under federal law. 8/27/2020