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Annual leave and sickness – it’s enough to give you a headache

This issue has come before the EAT again. See our previous blog post here. What happens to the annual leave entitlement of an employee who is ill-health absent if they don’t ask to take it before the end of the … Continue reading

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Holiday and Sickness Absence – the saga continues…..

Do sick workers lose the right to holiday accruing in a leave year if they don’t request to take it before the leave year ends? Not according to a recent EAT decision.  A worker who is too ill to work … Continue reading

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How to deal with the absent employee

Absence from work is a perennial problem, whether it’s frequent short term absences or long term health problems.  Whatever from it takes, employers often find absence difficult to deal with, particularly where an employee suffers from disability.  Research has shown … Continue reading

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