Pennsylvania Questions and Answers

I have had an approved FMLA leave since 2013 due to a critical illness. This leave has and is currently in effect. My issue is that my FMLA paper work from my Dr. states that I am to work a 40 hr. week, M-F 8 AM-5PM EST. I have consistently worked this sc
Can my company actually force me to work a different schedule from what is and been stated and approved in my approved FMLA claim since 2014?
1 answer  |  asked Oct 30, 2019 6:03 PM [EST]  |  applies to Pennsylvania

Will my career be hurt if I report an incident of harassment/intimidation?
I had an experience that may have been considered harassment / intimidation by someone of higher authority. I recently left the organization, and I am considering reporting the incident to the company...
1 answer  |  asked Aug 1, 2019 12:06 PM [EST]  |  applies to Pennsylvania

My employer told me that I was eligible for a bonus during my first and second interview I relocated from Maryland to Philadelphia with the understanding that I would receive this bonus because I informed them in both interviews that I could not accept th
They allowed me to give up my position in another state with the understanding that I was bonus eligible. They even stated it in my offer letter. But are now telling me that I don't get it. I have it ...
2 answers  |  asked Jul 30, 2019 03:48 AM [EST]  |  applies to Pennsylvania

I feel as though I was wrongfully suspended, so I contacted the EEOC. My employer is now requiring me to sign a contract waiving my right to contact the EEOC to end my suspension in order to return to work.
My employer suspended me for violating a policy that is not in the handbook nor have I ever seen before. Prior to this incident multiple employees violated policies that are in the handbook, but nobod...
1 answer  |  asked Jun 23, 2019 8:43 PM [EST]  |  applies to Pennsylvania

I am disabled now and had to leave my place if employment in Sept 2015. They terminated me March 2016. I was there for almost 19yrs. I live in PA and when I worked there in 2014 I had a boss who one day took me in his office and said very rudely.....DO YO
I am disabled now and had to leave my place if employment in Sept 2015. They terminated me March 2016. I was there for almost 19yrs. I live in PA and when I worked there in 2014 I had a boss who one d...
1 answer  |  asked May 31, 2019 04:24 AM [EST]  |  applies to Pennsylvania

false statements that cause me to be fired
coworkers made false statements to cover there own mistakes. Now I'm being fired for abuse when I had nothing to do with the statements that are being said about me. The resident has made numerous fal...
1 answer  |  asked May 9, 2019 8:45 PM [EST]  |  applies to Pennsylvania

I have recently resigned from my job as a transportation associate due to being verbally abused by my boss. he informed me that he will not give me my last paycheck (this coming Friday) unless I sign a form stating that I will not speak of his behavior. I
I have recently resigned from my job as a transportation associate due to being verbally abused by my boss. he informed me that he will not give me my last paycheck (this coming Friday) unless I sign ...
1 answer  |  asked May 8, 2019 2:53 PM [EST]  |  applies to Pennsylvania

i have been wrongfully accused of sexual harassment by an employee upset because i would not keep taking her to work. she claimed i cut her hours because she would not offer sexual favors. Her hours were cut because she got into 2 car accidents and had no
i have text messages regarding me asking bout transportation and offering her hours
1 answer  |  asked Apr 25, 2019 03:33 AM [EST]  |  applies to Pennsylvania

I have 10 vacation days for this year 2019. I am giving notice I am leaving. Must I be paid for those ten days?
We have a vacation sheet in our cafeteria that states I have 10 vacation days for this year as of Jan 1st. I am giving my notice. Must they legally pay me for those 10 days of vacation?
1 answer  |  asked Apr 11, 2019 6:29 PM [EST]  |  applies to Pennsylvania

I am a marketing director and salaried employee. My employer was very flexible in the past 2 years regarding allowing me to work from home when need be and not micromanaging hours. in this new year, my employer is trying to make sure I work 40 hours every
treating a salaried employee as an hourly non exemp employee
1 answer  |  asked Feb 28, 2019 06:51 AM [EST]  |  applies to Pennsylvania

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