Implications of becoming incapacitated for work while on personal leave

What is the situation if an employee falls ill whilst on paid annual leave? Sec 89(2) of the Fair Work…

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Medical evidence required for sick leave

In order for an employee to take accrued paid sick leave under the Fair Work Act 2009 he or she…

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Medical evidence for sick leave

In Australian and International Pilots Association v Qantas Airways Limited [2014] FCA 32, the Federal Court has held that in…

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Sick leave; proof required

Under sec 107 of the Fair Work Act 2009, an employee is required to provide an employer with notice of…

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Dismissing an employee while on sick leave

The right of an employer to terminate the employment of an employee during a period when an employee is on…

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