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My son has been in hospital and has been given a hospital sick

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My son has been in hospital and has been given a hospital sick note and also he has a letter from the Doctor. His work has said that they will note pay him for his week off. Is there anything he can do.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  taratill replied 1 year ago.
Hello my name is ***** ***** I am happy to help you today. How long has he worked there for?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
13 months
Expert:  taratill replied 1 year ago.
Are they saying he won't even get Statutory Sick Pay?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
yes
Expert:  taratill replied 1 year ago.
Has he been off sick any other period over the last 12 months? Does his contract state that he will be paid sick pay?
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
He was in hospital in December with the same issue and again signed off for a week which they paid him for. His contract says he is entitled to 2 weeks sick pay