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Does USPS offer short term disability insurance?

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does USPS offer short term disability insurance?
JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: Pennsylvania. I read that it is available to Federal employees, but not USPS employees, except through the union. Is that btrue? Thanks.
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?
Customer: I need one desperately, not sure who...I have so many complaints, retaliation (per US federal guidelines), name it...
JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?
Customer: Hang on...I have to go to my email. I will send you text of email sent to OIG...thanks for your patience...
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  Ray replied 11 months ago.

Hi and welcome to JA. Ray here to help you today.

Yes you can purchase short term disability coverage working for USPS.Here is that information and where to apply here.

Expert:  Ray replied 11 months ago.

This is private insurance you purchase through the company not USPS.

Expert:  Ray replied 11 months ago.

USPS does not offer this through payroll deduction you buy it from private companies as insurance.But you can get it here and its a good idea to have it.

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