The first of the month following 90 days of active
service, regular full-time employees may be eligible for short-term disability
benefits due to a non-occupational illness or injury. Payment percentage is
67% of gross salary and may continue for up to 26 weeks. There is a 15-day qualifying
period before eligibility for payment begins. Collin County pays 100% of this
cost - there is no charge to employees for this benefit.