What are the new statutory sick pay rules?

Posted in : Seamus Says - Employment Law Discussion on 13 January 2022
Seamus McGranaghan
O'Reilly Stewart Solicitors
Issues covered: Statutory Sick Pay; Covid-19

So we've got the new statutory sick pay rules. And our question is, did skiving just get harder to police? We were being very cynical this morning. And so, Seamus, what are these new rules? It seems to be there's a new rule every other week, but what are they at present, the sick pay rules? What can we expect?

Seamus: Well, certainly I was interested whenever I noticed the word skiving in relation to when it was getting easier or harder to police and I think that that probably is a fair enough comment when it comes to certain individuals within any organisation. But as you know at the minute that the current circumstances have changed, but if we just maybe recap in relation to what the

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Seamus McGranaghan
O'Reilly Stewart Solicitors

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