Young Workers

Temporary Disability Insurance for Young Workers

A female doctor treats patient with an injured wrist

Temporary Disability Insurance (TDI) gives cash benefits to New Jersey workers who cannot work due to a non-work related physical or mental health condition or other disability. Some examples of these conditions include but are not limited to pregnancy, injuries, anxiety, depression, sexual and domestic violence, and drug addiction There is no age limit to apply for TDI.

Temporary Disability Insurance pays 85% of your average wages, up to a maximum of $993/week in 2022.

A healthcare provider certifies how long you need to recover, up to 26 weeks.

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