During a recent Guardian webinar, only 27 percent of participants thought the state PFML plan would meet their needs.1 This presents an opportunity for you to help your clients explore how a private plan may work for them.


MA PFML with Guardian

When clients choose a private MA PFML plan similar to Guardian, they can be confident in:

  • A single point of contact for all paid leave types, including short- and long-term disability
  • Assured compliance, thanks to ongoing regulatory updates and guidance
  • Efficient claims management performed by tenured professionals who also specialize in optimal return-to-work outcomes
  • Assistance with adjusting Short Term and Long Term Disability plans to integrate with the PFML plan


The MA PFML details you need now

From employee eligibility to Guardian’s private plan insurance option, read what you need to know in our FAQ


Need someone to manage it all? Guardian can help.

We can collaborate with your business to help you more efficiently implement and manage PFML, streamline administration, and enhance compliance.  

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This information is for broker/agent use only. Not for use with the general public. 

Guardian Webinar, Ready, Set, Go Live! Preparing for the start of MA PFML, July 2020.  All terms of coverage, including benefits, eligibility, coverage limitations and exclusions under Guardian’s Massachusetts Paid Family and Medical Leave plan (MA PFML) will comply with the MA PFML law and regulation. Any optional riders and/or features which may be available may incur additional costs. Plan documents are the final arbiter of coverage.

The MAPFL regulations continue to be subject to updates by the state, with temporary income replacement to eligible workers currently scheduled to commence as of January 1, 2021.

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