sick leave

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sick leave

n.
Paid or unpaid absence from work allowed an employee because of sickness.
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sick leave

n
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) leave of absence from work through illness
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sick′ leave`


n.
leave from duty, work, or the like, granted because of illness.
[1830–40]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sick leave - a leave of absence from work because of illness
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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Translations
pracovní neschopnost
sygeorlov
sairaslomasairausloma
bolovanje
病気休暇
병가
sjukledighet
การลาป่วย
thời gian nghỉ ốm

sick leave

n to be on sick leavekrankgeschrieben sein; employees are allowed six weeks’ sick leave per yearAngestellte dürfen insgesamt sechs Wochen pro Jahr wegen Krankheit fehlen; he has three months’ sick leave because of his accidentaufgrund or auf Grund seines Unfalls hat er drei Monate Genesungsurlaub; he only gets two weeks’ paid sick leaveim Krankheitsfall wird sein Gehalt nur zwei Wochen (lang) weitergezahlt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

sick leave

n on sick leavein congedo per motivi di salute or per malattia
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

sick leave

إِجَازَةٌ مَرَضِيَّة pracovní neschopnost sygeorlov Krankheitsurlaub άδεια ασθενείας baja por enfermedad, incapacidad por enfermedad sairasloma congé maladie bolovanje congedo per malattia 病気休暇 병가 ziekteverlof sykepermisjon zwolnienie lekarskie licença por doença отпуск по болезни sjukledighet การลาป่วย hastalık izni thời gian nghỉ ốm 病假
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References in periodicals archive ?
This included the recommendation that the Government introduce a right to "carer's leave" for those struggling to stay in work due to caring responsibilities and a call for increasing use of flexible working structures and mid-career reviews.
"We should be helping fathers reduce their hours of work where they're long and we should be really encouraging men through things like paid carer's leave when a new baby arrives."
* Employees may take carer's leave to provide care to a family member who has an illness or injury
"I was given carer's leave as well as other parents I know to help us through this."
"It does not include absences due to maternity leave, carer's leave or other statutory approved leave."
The NES provides an entitlement to 10 days of paid personal/carer's leave per year, accruing, to be used for either personal illness or to care for household members, plus 2 days of unpaid carer's leave (ss.96, 102).