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Should I be paid by work for time off for a industrial injury

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Should I be paid by work for time off for a industrial injury , having an operation for vibration white finger / carpal tunnel
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  tdlawyer replied 3 years ago.
tdlawyer :

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tdlawyer :

You may have a claim against your employer for sustaining a work related injury if you can show that your employer should have taken more precautions against you sustaining this type of injury.

tdlawyer :

If you're able to do this, then you would be entitled to be paid a sum of money representing your loss of earnings.

tdlawyer :

If you're asking about time not at your employment during a period of sick leave, then you would be entitled to statutory sick pay (as a minimum) or a greater sum of contractual sick pay leave.

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Does this make sense?

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