About Section 1: Get Smart
In this section we explore five questions:
- What is paid family & medical leave (PFML)?
- How does it benefit businesses, employees, and families?
- What is required by law in the United States?
- What are U.S. employers doing about PFML?
- What's happening with PFML by sector (trends, employer benchmarks, and more)?
Get Started: Sub-Sections
Definition and descriptions of types of leave included
How PFML benefits employers, employees, and families, according to company interviews & academic research
Overview of U.S. legal requirements for paid family & medical leave at the federal and state levels
Statistics and information about PFML coverage and employer plans
Sector-specific PFML coverage trends, policy benchmarks, and recent announcements