Can you collect unemployment while on FMLA?


People cannot collect unemployment benefits while on leave under the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA). The FMLA protects a person's employment status during an approved voluntary leave that falls outside the parameters of being unemployed.

The FMLA was designed to provide protection against losing one's job because of a family medical issue. Its sole purpose is to protect a worker's status with the employer while on medical leave for an approved medical condition. The time off under FMLA is unpaid time, and the employee is expected to be able to take care of their own financial needs during an FMLA leave.

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The IDES uses your salary as employee during your base period to determine what your weekly benefit amount will be. Your base period is the first four of the past five full calendar
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United States workers who are out of work due to no fault of their own are eligible for unemployment benefits for up to 26 weeks. When the unemployment rate is high, benefits may be paid for additional weeks... More »
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