3 October 2019

Disability Insurance: New York vs. New Jersey Infographic

Comparing NY’s Disability Benefits Law (DBL) and NJ’s Temporary Disability Insurance (TDI)

Do you need to stay on top of the differences between the statutory short-term disability programs in New York and New Jersey?  It may seem hard to keep track of the details, particularly since there are many scheduled changes for New Jersey’s disability program in 2020.

New York vs. New Jersey: How Does Their Statutory Disability Insurance Coverages Compare?

Our handy infographic illustrates the similarities and differences between New York’s Disability Benefits Law (DBL) versus New Jersey’s Temporary Disability Insurance (TDI) with the latest information you need to know for 2020. This visual guide gives you a side-by-side look at each program, ranging from eligibility, and qualification periods to rates/premiums and maximum employee contributions.


NY DBL v. NJ TDI infographic


Print and hang this useful guide in your office for easy reference!

This blog post is for informational purposes only and is not intended to provide legal counsel. Please consult with an appropriate professional for legal and compliance advice. Any New Jersey Temporary Disability Insurance (TDI) or New York Disability Benefits Law (DBL) information is as of the blog post’s date stamp; it is based on the applicable statutes and regulation, and may change as regulations evolve or the state of NJ or the state of NY issues guidance regarding TDI and/or DBL regulations respectively. Have more questions? Email us at tdiquestions@shelterpoint.com.



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