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etherealtruth Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-15-09 05:58 PM
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6. That is a very important point
I definitely don't work for a progressive company and I wouldn't say I had a "great health plan" or "lots of time off" .... but I do have a health plan and I do have "sick time" ... there are "unwritten" penalties and consequences associated with the use of accrued sick time.
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  -Swine flu: Without paid sick leave, workers won't stay home Liberal_in_LA  Nov-15-09 03:52 PM   #0 
  - If this flu was declared a national emergency  bluestateguy   Nov-15-09 03:56 PM   #1 
  - Those diagnoses with H1N1  sandnsea   Nov-15-09 03:57 PM   #2 
  - Absolutely.  Delphinus   Nov-16-09 06:06 AM   #11 
  - That's why I always used to cough on my boss's phone. Sorry, Sharon. No, not really.  Ian David   Nov-15-09 04:37 PM   #3 
  - That would be a nice piece of progressive legisalation...  kentuck   Nov-15-09 05:30 PM   #4 
  - here in France  reggie the dog   Nov-16-09 01:35 AM   #10 
  - This is true.  laundry_queen   Nov-15-09 05:42 PM   #5 
  - That is a very important point  etherealtruth   Nov-15-09 05:58 PM   #6 
  - fired ...  guyton   Nov-15-09 06:17 PM   #7 
  - Many here have been telling us H1N1 is a joke, not serious at all.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Nov-15-09 08:13 PM   #8 
  - In France our socialized medicine pays us our normal salary  reggie the dog   Nov-16-09 01:33 AM   #9 
  - Two weeks and a day.  The Backlash Cometh   Nov-16-09 08:35 AM   #12 
  - Never understood why business don't offer sick days.  Statistical   Nov-16-09 08:59 AM   #13 
  - Too many 'sick' people rise to The Top, enabling them to impose their "value$"  Echo In Light   Nov-16-09 09:16 AM   #14 
  - Good point.  pinto   Nov-16-09 09:21 AM   #15 

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