compassionate leave


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Noun1.compassionate leave - (military) leave granted in an emergency such as family sickness or death
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
leave, leave of absence - the period of time during which you are absent from work or duty; "a ten day's leave to visit his mother"
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compassionate leave

compassionate leave

ncongedo straordinario (per gravi motivi di famiglia)
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Even though many employers offer compassionate leave, until the bereavement leave bill becomes law, there is no legal requirement on employers to provide this.
But there is no legal right to compassionate leave for dealing with a family death or funeral.
He was granted compassionate leave by Stoke when the news emerged and has started only one game since.
Forward Emmanuel Adebayor has been given compassionate leave to return to Togo on family matters.
SAVING PRIVATE RYAN Channel 5, 10pm In the aftermath of the Normandy landings, a group of American soldiers scours the battlefields of France in search of a missing infantryman, who has been given compassionate leave to return home because his brothers have been killed in the conflict.
And Yacob is in Argentina having been given compassionate leave.
SALFORD forward Steve Rapira has returned to New Zealand on compassionate leave.
But David Faiumu remains on compassionate leave and Brett Ferres is suspended.
Family and Community Services Leave (FACS) now replaces Compassionate Leave, so if all FACS leave has been exhausted you must apply for additional FACS leave for bereavement purposes, as per clause 32, Family and Community Services Leave and Personal/Careers' Leave, Part A, sub clause (viii) of the Public Health System Nurses & Midwives (State) Award 2011.
yes Nick Price CEO, Bright Purple Good employers acknowledge the need for their people to take compassionate leave when appropriate and putting a policy in place makes sense to ensure there is fair treatment across all colleagues within a business.
According to The Daily Telegraph, Pietersen has returned to the English playing group after compassionate leave, while Mitch Marsh will line up for the WA XI after overcoming a major hamstring injury.
Compassionate leave of three days is given in the event of the death of any relative to the fourth degree.