Sick Days

City Councilwoman Jeanne Faatz (credit: CBS)

Councilwoman Questions City’s Unused Sick Day Payouts Policy

A Denver City Council member wants answers about why the city is paying millions to city workers for sick days they never used.

08/15/2013

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Sick Days Mean Big Pay

While local and state government agencies are curbing services, furloughing employees and laying off workers due to shrinking budgets, a 4 On Your Side Investigation found at the same time, taxpayers are shelling out millions of dollars to retiring workers for unused sick days.

05/09/2013

Sneeze

Here’s A Doctor’s Note: Stay Home!

You’re lying in bed, trying to figure out where that truck came from that hit you during the night. Do you slug it out and go to work, or stay home and get your sea-legs? Calling in sick can be a tough call, but CBS4 Medical Editor Dr Dave Hnida has some guidelines about when staying home is the best remedy.

01/14/2013

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Denver Voters To Make Decision On Sick Day Requirement

Denver voters will soon get the chance to decide if businesses should be required to give employees paid sick days.

08/02/2011

The rally on the 16th Street Mall (credit: CBS)

Group Wants All Denver Businesses To Offer Paid Sick Days

There’s a new push under way to require all businesses in Denver to offer paid sick days for employees.

05/09/2011

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