Changes in Sick Pay Eligibility Proposed

Two million low-paid workers could receive statutory sick pay for the first time.

Currently, employees must earn at least the equivalent of 14 hours on the minimum wage to qualify, however, the government is looking at extending that eligibility to those earning below this threshold. There could also be more help for those returning to work after sick leave.

The govern

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