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My son is suspended from work on full pay from 20/6/19, he
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I'm a nurse in the UK, been off work sick from the NHS, but
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attention of Mr Ben Jones Ben, I still have a member
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hi i have an employee who walked out on his job yesterday,
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i have an employee who has had 10 weeks sick pay in the year
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An employee went sick the day after the easter bank holiday
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