Small firms fear new sick leave law

A new survey from the Small Firms Association claims that job losses and recruitment freezes may result from manfdatory sick pay.

20th April, 2012

A new survey from the Small Firms Association claims that job losses and recruitment freezes may result from manfdatory sick pay.

The SFA’s employment law survey claims that any new government regulation requiring employers to pay sick pay could also badly affect small firms’ cashflow.

The survey comes as a response to suggestions that the Minister for Social Protection, Joan Burton, may introduce a new law requiring companies to pay the first...

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