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Karen Brunsden
Karen Brunsden

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Claire Boggs
Claire Boggs
  • Karen Brunsden

I don't get paid for sick days over here either!!!!

Karen Brunsden
Karen Brunsden
  • Karen Brunsden

i think some companies do and some dont claire and the way our country is going at the miniute they will probably put a stop to it

Claire Boggs
Claire Boggs
  • Karen Brunsden

Probably, I had 6 months off with my op with no pay, it was a struggle but I had to get well enough before going back otherwise I'd be off again. The system is not good xx

Karen Brunsden
Karen Brunsden
  • Karen Brunsden

i agree with you claire the system is rubbish i was never off long term but i no they got 6 months full pay and then half pay for 6months and then if your off they had to applie for ssp xx

Claire Boggs
Claire Boggs
  • Karen Brunsden

They're lucky to get that, ours don't pay at all, we just get ssp from day one

Karen Brunsden
Karen Brunsden
  • Karen Brunsden

that was when i worked for the council but i ended up leaving due to time off anyway if and when i decide get another job when fit ill probably be same nowhere else will pay that x

Claire Boggs
Claire Boggs
  • Karen Brunsden

I noticed its very hard finding a job with good benefits these days, just rare to find. I did have one in a Uni and ended up being pushed out cos of my health, could never get another with those benefits since, its such a shame

Annmarie Thomas
Annmarie Thomas

I agree, All workers who don't get vacation pay or sick pay like me I only get paid when I go to work so if I am sick or take vac. I am not getting paid for that week and its not fair specially if you have so much bills to pay so please consider to have all Americans get sick and vacation pay it will be a great thing for all.

Jude Dry Popow
Jude Dry Popow

Could not be said better by me! I have family right now that is in the middle of a situation where one partner has been sick for months...lost her job...now my daughter has no time to take off to help her and could lose her job if she did. I remember the struggle that I had myself when my husband was diagnosed with a rare tumor and could not work so HE needed to be paid as I had just had our second child. THIS WAS BACK IN THE 1980's our country really needs to make a lot of major changes...

Could not be said better by me! I have family right now that is in the middle of a situation where one partner has been sick for months...lost her job...now my daughter has no time to take off to help her and could lose her job if she did. I remember the struggle that I had myself when my husband was diagnosed with a rare tumor and could not work so HE needed to be paid as I had just had our second child. THIS WAS BACK IN THE 1980's our country really needs to make a lot of major changes and I pray for my children and grandchildren that it does not take 30 years before something is done...vote and stand up and speak for what you beleive in! America back to America the Beautiful and I do not mean beauty as pretty but beautiful because when we are looked at it is with the beauty of what we STAND FOR and the kind of life that everyone deserves. God Bless

Chris Richards
Chris Richards

Interesting - I live in Canada and I don't get paid sick days. I did get paid sick days when I lived in another province (Ontario), but not here in Saskatchewan. It would be nice though. When you show up for work sick as a dog, not only are you unproductive, but you end up making everyone else sick.

Earl Wolff
Earl Wolff

We all need tl be paid sick days!!!!

Tony Horler
Tony Horler

I agree with getting paid for sick days, but in the UK many companies do pay after the you been sick for 3 days. This obviously allows for people taking the day off, because they phone up claiming to be sick, but in a lot of cases if the truth was known can't be bothered with going to work, in particular a Monday, whereby a lot of people have consumed excessive alcohol over the weekend and do not feel like working as they still have the hangover problem. Other problems occur with very small...

I agree with getting paid for sick days, but in the UK many companies do pay after the you been sick for 3 days. This obviously allows for people taking the day off, because they phone up claiming to be sick, but in a lot of cases if the truth was known can't be bothered with going to work, in particular a Monday, whereby a lot of people have consumed excessive alcohol over the weekend and do not feel like working as they still have the hangover problem. Other problems occur with very small businesses whereby if a person is off sick, then they have to find a worker to cover, normally through an agency, which can be expensive and could cause a lot of problems for these type of small businesses. A lot of people do abuse the system of sick pay, in particular Government agencies, who get paid for sickness from day one, and these places have one of the highest percentage of workers claiming sick pay. There are certainly cases on either side for sick pay getting paid or not, but there will have to be a lot of guide lines to go along with it.

Jef Van Driessche
Jef Van Driessche

Consider the rights of the mothers from a human point of view and everything will come OK. and most of all let's go for a world where the differences concerning wellbeing are moderated. So cut something from the too higg mountains to fill the too deep pits.

Scott Stafford
Scott Stafford

Too many jobs i lost in the past for being sick so i support this

Anonymous
Anonymous

Do they honestly want a sick person they hired to come in and spread their flu and so everyone gets sick and no one would be at their best to do their jobs they would be feeling so lousy, changed sure have to be changed..just isn't right! Faron you are a evil mean person and Canada did not slaughter any children?
You just make that up? Friends of mine foster 3 native children and also taken in emergency kids last minute.
I am from Canada you got a problem with us? Faron you are a total idiot, go to your corner lol lol.

Julie Alderson
Julie Alderson

Everyone working should have the right to sick leave. We have it over here in Australia.so why not in America too?? Julie fisher

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