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 GC Grobler says... Addiction to power,success,etc, can/IS way more dangerous than any drug. Why don't they rather study the impact of the people whom we are taught have characteristics we should... 1 in 10 in SA has addiction problem ” 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 Don’t be taken by surprise this winter. Keep your defences up with Vital Hop, skip and jump through winter with Hill’s Pet Nutrition Age-related bone loss is higher in women Conduct your most important Medihelp business from your mobile phone Live healthier Sleep well » Snoring Insomnia Sleep deprived? Create bedroom harmony Follow these tips for a peaceful retreat. Keep your pet healthy » Strange cat facts Walking the dog Ask the expert Health benefits of owning a pet Here are some surprising benefits of owing a pet.