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Anonymous asked in Politics & GovernmentLaw & Ethics · 1 decade ago

can you get fired?

Can you get fired in the state of arkansas from your job if you are off on a dr order

4 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    Arkansas is a "free will" employment state. you can quit or be fired at any time for any reason.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Sure if they find out that you are doing something while you are out that you shouldn't be doing. Like working under the table somewhere else or running a home based business. There are a number of things that could lead them to believe that you were truly not sick.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Probably not, sounds like you would be covered under FMLA (Family Medical Leave Act).

    Your HR should be able to advise you.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    FMLA does not apply to everyone. They can terminate you if they find out you are not really sick. If they do fire you though they can always say it was for another reason.

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