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Published by Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education in [Boston, Mass.] .
Written in English


  • Workers" compensation -- Law and legislation -- Massachusetts.,
  • Labor laws and legislation -- Massachusetts.,
  • People with disabilities -- Employment -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Sick leave -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Workers"_Compensation

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Other titlesAmericans with Disabilities Act chapter 151B, Family and Medical Leave Act and workers" compensation
StatementLynn A. Kappelman, chair ... [et al.].
ContributionsKappelman, Lynn A., Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc. (1982- )
LC ClassificationsKFM2731.Z9 A317 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 176 p. ;
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20654464M
LC Control Number2004102224

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Managing the Ill or Injured Worker Under the ADA, FMLA, and Workers' Compensation Interested individuals without experience in these areas should consider taking Employers Council’s classes on the Americans with Disabilities Act, Family and Medical Leave Act, and Workers’ Compensation Basics prior to enrolling. and Workers Date: 10/17/ The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) applies to employers with 15 or more workers. The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) applies to all government employers (local, state and federal) and to private businesses with 50 or more workers within 75 miles (with some exceptions). The Big Three: Worker's Compensation, ADA, FMLA This article was edited and reviewed by FindLaw Attorney Writers | Last updated Ma Until recently, employers could dictate their own policies and procedures regarding employee absenteeism, medical leave time, other needs for time off from work, and the effect of such leave time on an. Answers to Common Questions Regarding FMLA, the ADA and Workers' Comp Rights | Most employees are familiar with the Federal Family and Medical Leave Act ("FMLA") and the Americans with Disabilities Act, known as the ADA. Nearly every employee knows about Workers’ Compensation benefits. However, there are some misconceptions.