Washington Employment Security Department has been working hard to build the entire Paid Family and Medical Leave program from the ground up, and as of January 1st the program has officially begun!
Employers from every corner of Washington are ready for Paid Family and Medical Leave – and the work is just getting started. ESD is continuing to build the program and get the word out to Washington employers and employees about this great new program.
WA employers on why paid leave is good business
Here are a few samples of Washington’s Paid Family and Medical Leave in the news:
Walla Walla Union-Bulletin (Op-Ed): Washington families will benefit from state’s paid leave