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Illustration of the FMLA poster

Wage and Hour Division (WHD)

Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) Poster

All covered employers are required to display and keep displayed a poster prepared by the Department of Labor summarizing the major provisions of The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and telling employees how to file a complaint. The poster must be displayed in a conspicuous place where employees and applicants for employment can see it. A poster must be displayed at all locations even if there are no eligible employees.

A copy of the poster prepared by the Department (WH 1420) is available for your information or for posting in the workplace.

To print a copy please follow these instructions:

  1. The file is only available in PDF format. In order to view and/or print PDF documents you must have a PDF viewer (e.g., Adobe® Acrobat® Reader® v5 or later) available on your workstation.
  2. Click on the link for the FMLA poster and wait for it to load into the viewer.
  3. To print, click on the printer icon within Acrobat Reader. Do not use the browser's print feature.

The February 2013 version of the FMLA poster is still good and can be used to fulfill the posting requirement.
Poster last revised: April 2016