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sick pay Line breaks: sick pay

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Definition of sick pay in English:


[mass noun] British
Pay given to an employee on sick leave: as a self-employed person, you get no sick pay or benefits
More example sentences
  • You are not an employee of the company and not entitled to any fringe benefits such as sick pay, holiday or pension rights.
  • Check eligibility for statutory sick pay, disability living allowance and incapacity benefit
  • Garlands pays the minimum wage, gives no shift bonuses or sick pay, offers no pension provisions and does not allow trade union representation.
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