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Synonyms for dependant

Synonyms for dependant

a person who relies on another person for support (especially financial support)

contingent on something else

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The Parental Leave Directive introduced the right to unpaid dependants leave and this is now contained within the Employment Rights Act 1996 Q.
What are some examples of circumstances when time off for dependants may be taken?
From December 15, 1999 employees have had a right to take reasonable time off work to deal with unexpected problems involving dependants.
There is no statutory right to be paid for time off for dependants although an employee may have a contractual right to be paid.
To provide assistance or to make arrangements for the provision of care when a dependant falls ill, gives birth or is injured.
Where arrangements for caring for a dependant unexpectedly break down.