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With half a life-time of hiking ahead of you I'd urge caution. If full healing isn't allowed to take place you just may be cutting short your hiking life-time.Widowmaker wrote:Well I am not happy with what me doctor is telling me. I think it time for me to just go for it.
I haven't been keeping track, but it doesn't seem like you've been out long enough for your job to be at risk, at least under NJ law. I would definitely check into it. I had a guy whose short-term disability just timed out after six months. Now he goes on long-term disability.paulhubbard wrote:I'm not sure who your employer is, but look into FMLA (Family Medical Leave Act). Its a government mandate designed to protect your employment in cases such as this - And you employer cannot deny it, it's law.
How does FLMA run out? I heard of short-term disability benefits running out, but I never heard of FLMA running out. Did you get a 2nd opinion on your ankle?Widowmaker wrote:O@big_load I am on flma but it runs out June 11