3/ 4 workers do not take time off when ill. Are you one of those risking burn out?

1. A Sick Leave

Under the Employment Act, section 30, an employee is entitled to paid sick leave after a period of two consecutive months of service.

How long is sick leave?

The minimum period of entitlement is seven days with full pay and seven days with half-pay for every twelve months, subject to production of a certificate of incapacity to work duly signed by qualified medical practitioner.