As businesses begin to reopen and workers head back to work, access to paid sick time is vital. COVID-19 has shown the public health risks when workers are forced to choose between losing a day’s pay and going to work sick.
Thousands of part-time and full-time workers have no available sick time and are struggling to make ends meet. Paid sick days for all would ensure that people can stay home when they need to, so we can keep the curve flat in Nova Scotia.
Add your name if you agree that the provincial government should bring in paid sick days for all workers.