Ohio Questions and Answers about Benefits

Is company liable for pay out of benefit?
Company conducted open enrollment for Aflac, I elected coverage. HR generalist did not enroll me, I asked several times and then the generalist said she was working on it. I had a qualifying event and...
1 answer  |  asked Aug 23, 2012 07:36 AM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

current poolicy - FT employee is working over 30 hrs could this be changed to 36 hours just for 1 de
non-profit residential facility for developmentally disabled - we have state mandated ratios to be met to care for our individuals. Current policy states a PT employee can work up to 29 hrs each week ...
1 answer  |  asked Mar 8, 2012 2:11 PM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

Vacation rules and employee handbook
I negotiated and accepted a position with a new employer 7 months ago. My contract states I am eligible for 2 weeks paid vacation after Jan. 1st of this year. After starting work I was given an employ...
1 answer  |  asked Feb 20, 2011 07:25 AM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

Do I qualify for unemployment benefits?
I receive a pension from the State Teachers Retirement System. For the past 5 and 1/2 years I have worked parttime for a non-profit organization. We have been told our division is closing down by late...
1 answer  |  asked Feb 20, 2011 07:05 AM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

Is there a distance requirement for a patio location for smokers.
I would like to provide a patio for smokers at my facility. Is there a distance from the building or just the requirement to prevent the smell of smoke?
1 answer  |  asked Jan 20, 2011 10:28 PM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

Loss of benefits
I was in a car accident and as a result took an extended medical leave of absence from work. I was just told after being back in my old position for 3 weeks that the day I came back to work was my fir...
1 answer  |  asked Oct 7, 2010 10:58 AM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

If I am terminated from a job in Ohio, can the employer refuse to pay me for unpaid leave balances?
If a person is terminated from a job in Ohio, and they have received their last paycheck, but the employer states they do no have to pay the remaining leave balances of personal, sick and vacation lea...
2 answers  |  asked Nov 16, 2009 10:44 AM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

Required Rest Period - Adult
Does Ohio have a law or laws that require a rest period for a given number of hours worked for adults? For example, 15 minutes for every four hours worked.
1 answer  |  asked Apr 20, 2009 6:45 PM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

Two weeks notice
I recently gave my two weeks notice, my employer told me they would let me go at the end of that week, they did not want to pay me for the holiday shut down. My question is, since I gave two weeks are...
1 answer  |  asked Dec 27, 2007 11:45 AM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

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