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The Family and Medical Leave Act permits eligible employees of covered employers to take job-protected leave for qualifying family and medical reasons, with important entitlements that benefit veterans and military families.
The Family and Medical Leave Act helps workers like Luc, a security guard in Boston, when they need time off to care for themselves or loved ones.
Special education teacher Bonnie Grant was entitled to job-protected leave under the Family and Medical Leave Act. So when she was terminated without warning, she was devastated.