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Did you have to take time off work the first time you had the attack?
Did they say anything after this first absence?
Have you had other periods of sickness absence as well as for cellulitis then ?
Ok thanks, ***** ***** not be treated any differently from any other illness as it would not be deemed to amount to a disability for employment law purposes.
If the prison office has an absence procedure then the absence would be treated the same way as any other absence so could potentially result in a capability procedure being followed.
The employer cannot take action against you on the basis that there is a chance there may be future absences if this recurs.
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