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Synonyms for sick benefit

money paid (by the government) to someone who is too ill to work

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Organizational Factors Contributing to Workplace Absence (n=150) Rank Frequency order Factor (n) % 1 Disputes over scheduling 99 66 2 Organization culture (expectation that 91 61 colleagues will miss work) 3 Having call-in sick benefits 70 47 4 Institution does not strongly discourage 67 45 sick leave abuse 5 Manager's leadership style makes the work 65 43 environment more stressful 6 Discouragement due to staff/supply 62 41 shortages 7 Having split days off 54 36 8 Manager takes full authority over writing 51 34 the off-duty schedule 9 Inability to take scheduled breaks 45 30 without a hassle 10 Lack of motivation 39 26 Table 3.
But at a time when she should be recuperating, Dorothy has been plagued with money worries, growing increasingly frustrated by a year-long wait for her sick benefit to come through.
My husband had no long-term disability at his work; the sick benefits through unemployment insurance were only for a short term (10 weeks approximately).
Figures made available to The People show that of almost 300,000 people who applied for sick benefits, 200,000 failed the test and were told to get a job.
"I think most people accept that they won't be able to retire at 65 now but you start to question where this will stop." Electrician Trevor Hill, aged 46, from Dudley, said: "I don't think it will make much difference unless they can stop so many people claiming sick benefits.
In contrast whilst on sick leave and in the absence of any enhanced contractual rights to sick benefits they will be entitled only to statutory sick pay.
And as Professor Morgan pointed out (Sick benefits outstrip Olympics bid, May 19) getting people into work is not as simple as creating jobs in particular areas.
Pensions, parental leaves, sick benefits, overtime pay, even the five-day work week were first negotiated by unions prior to being extended to the broader society through legislation or as part of benefit packages offered by non-union employers.
Also included are health insurance; vacation, holiday and sick benefits; and a department-issued vehicle.
Swedes can receive 80-90% of their last salary in unemployment or sick benefits.
I have had to stop work, but the benefits agency say I'm not entitled to full sick benefits. Can this be correct?
It turned out that he was being placed on mandatory sick leave (to be paid out of his own accumulated sick benefits).
Make current payroll run available for inspection, as well as a list of employees' accrued vacation and sick benefits (for use during the negotiations).
The economic backbone of the organization was a program for life insurance and sick benefits that helped meet the basic expenses of families overwhelmed by illness or the death of the breadwinner.
If an employer pays for other employee disability or sick benefits, they must also pay disability or sick benefits for pregnancy related conditions.