Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Philadelphia Business Journal Survey: Should companies be required to offer paid sick days?

Besides voting at your local polling place today, the Philadelphia Business Journal is offering us a chance to let our voice be heard on paid sick days.

Yesterday, the Philadelphia Business Journal posted a poll in their daily enewsletter asking if Philadelphia companies should be required to offer paid sick days.  While everyone gets sick, not everyone has the time to get better. In Philadelphia, two out of five private sector workers are unable to earn any paid sick time to care for themselves or a loved one.   Please take a moment and vote in this poll. You are also able to leave a comment, so please feel free to do so.

If you are part of a business that provides paid sick days please contact us at policy@pathwayspa.org.

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