Sick Note Rules (Do You Need a Fit Note?)

sick note

10 minute read Last updated: 27th October 2019   If you are ill, you are by law permitted to take time off work to recover. To return to work after sickness absence, specific rules will apply depending on how long you have been absent from work. The following guide sets out the purpose of the […]

Sickness Absence (Employee FAQs)

Sickness absence faqs

What are your employment rights while off work due to sickness absence? Statutory Sick Pay is an entitlement for qualifying employees who are off work due to sickness. Many employers offer enhanced sick pay to their employees under their contract of employment. You should check your contract or organisation’s sickness policy to find out if […]