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How are you feeling today?

Posted on November 2nd, 2017

Chris Hadden, CPP Technical Sales Manager   How are you feeling? Do you need to take a sick day? If you are in one of the dozens of states and cities around the country which now requires employers of a certain size to offer paid sick leave to employees, you or your employees may now [read on ..]


St. Paul is next up in passing sick leave ordinance

Posted on September 23rd, 2016

By Brittany Llorente Media Marketing Associate   Cough? Sneeze? Sniffle? Don’t worry about missing work if you’re an employee in St. Paul. On Sept. 7, the city of St. Paul in Minnesota, passed the ordinance unanimously, guaranteeing paid sick leave for any employee working within the city limits. The ordinance will go into effect during [read on ..]


Chicago passes sick time ordinance

Posted on July 14th, 2016

By Brittany Llorente Media Marketing Associate For those who are employed in the City of Chicago, the city council passed an ordinance by a unanimous vote, allowing sick leave. This brings a benefit to employees, giving additional time off for sick time, without sacrificing their other time off. Who benefits? Employees employed in the City [read on ..]


Vermont employers: Get ready for paid sick leave

Posted on March 23rd, 2016

By Brittany Llorente Media Marketing Associate   With a national push for paid sick leave gaining momentum, another state has fallen into the fold, requiring paid sick leave for employees employed in their state. During the state’s investigation into private sector employees, the state found that less than 50 percent of the employees, employed by [read on ..]