Paid Sick Days: Measuring the small costs for Connecticut businesses (Research)

Paid Sick Days: Measuring the small costs for Connecticut businesses (Research)

This paper provides concrete economic data (based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s Economic Census) to help policymakers better understand the potential costs incurred through implementation…

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San Francisco’s Paid Sick Leave Ordinance: Outcomes for Employers and Employees (Research)

San Francisco’s Paid Sick Leave Ordinance: Outcomes for Employers and Employees (Research)

This 2011 study examines the effects of San Francisco’s recent paid sick days legislation on employees and employers. Read IWPR’s study.

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Cost of Turnover Calculator (Tool)

Cost of Turnover Calculator (Tool)

Turnover is costly. Despite the harm it can cause to the bottom line, many businesses do not actually know how much turnover costs them. Policies…

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Business Support for the Family and Medical Leave Act (Brief)

Business Support for the Family and Medical Leave Act (Brief)

As the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) celebrates its 20th anniversary, newly released data from the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) shows that the…

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Business Voices: Implementing D.C.'s Accrued Sick and Safe Leave Act (Videos)

Business Voices: Implementing D.C.'s Accrued Sick and Safe Leave Act (Videos)

Washington, D.C. became the second city in the U.S. to pass a paid sick days law when the 2008 D.C. Accrued Sick and Safe Leave…

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How Your Business Can Benefit from Paid Sick Days (Brochure)

How Your Business Can Benefit from Paid Sick Days (Brochure)

Many business owners know and research confirms that allowing workers to earn paid sick days helps businesses keep the workplace healthier, reduces turnover and improves…

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Earned Sick Days Strengthen Families and Our Economy (Brochure)

Earned Sick Days Strengthen Families and Our Economy (Brochure)

An Urgently Needed Policy that Reduces Unemployment, Improves Business Productivity, and Helps Families Become More Financially Secure. Read Family Values @ Work’s Brochure.

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Paid Sick Days: Good for Business, Good for Workers (Fact Sheet)

Paid Sick Days: Good for Business, Good for Workers (Fact Sheet)

Businesses benefit when their employees have access to paid sick days. When sick workers are able to stay home, the spread of disease slows and…

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Paid Sick Days (Briefing Book)

Paid Sick Days (Briefing Book)

Workers without paid sick days face an impossible choice when illness strikes. Either they go to work sick (or send a sick child to school…

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