Home > Lifestyle > Healthy workplace > Employee wellbeing Employee wellbeing All sections in Healthy Workplace » Workplace Basics » At the Office » Dangerous Jobs » Employee Wellbeing » Health at work » Work and Stress » Work behaviour » Your new job » Workplace News Sick leave: the facts Here's more about sick leave and the law. Is your employer treating you fairly? Join Health24 on Facebook » Subscribe to the newsletter » Ask CyberShrink » Take a quiz on ambition » Wasting time and money How much energy do you burn at work? 10 FAQ on maternity leave Pregnant and working? You are entitled to maternity leave in SA. Here's what everyone needs to know. 10 bad job signs Here's how to tell during the interview whether taking on this job will be like stepping into a minefield. 14 sick leave FAQs It's one of the most misunderstood aspects of employment. How many days of sick leave can you take, and can your employer refuse you sick leave? Check out these 14 questions. Workplace wellness in a time of HIV/Aids Since HIV/Aids affects the bulk of SA's working population, World Aids Day provides an opportunity to reflect on the status of the fight against the epidemic in the workplace. Summer sick leave rates low Employees take the least amount of sick leave in December and January and this figure is decreasing every year. But how hard are those employees working? “ Latest comment on Health24 Douglas Hollis says... Useful work. And strangely, not a single skeptic in sight for this one. Earth is warmer today, say scientists ” Drugs in the workplace Spotting and dealing with opioid dependence in the workplace. Sick leave myths busted Unsure whether to bring a sick note after two or three days of taking off ill? Here are the facts. Healthy workers work hard "A healthy workforce is a productive workforce" is a concept embraced by modern day business minds. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors There are more than 200 different viruses which can cause a cold A clinically proven skin care range is now available Medihelp’s regional information sessions Superior comfort and support Live healthier Keep your bones healthy » Osteoporosis risk The beauty of bones Ask the expert Osteoporosis facts Here are some interesting facts about the condition that you might not have known: Fight cold and flu » Myths and facts Cold or flu? Where germs hide 15 tips to stay healthy in winter Don't let colds and flu stop you this winter.