Do I get paid if I am off work sick?
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Sickness and wages: Do I get paid if I am off work?

The first Monday in February has been dubbed National Sickie Day in the UK as it traditionally records the highest number of people off sick.

If you have health issues that mean you are unable to go to work, what rights do you have to sick pay and what other help is available?

Joe Cockerline, of the independent Money Advice Service, explains the basic rules.

Video journalist: Kevin Peachey

  • 06 Feb 2017