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Fit Notes - New Law in 2010

David Reid
6th Apr 2010

Today the familiar ‘sick note’ that GPs supply to employees has been abolished. It is replaced with the new ‘fit note’.

 

Basically, a fit note issued by a GP can say one of two things:
• the employee is unfit for work; or
• the employee may be fit for work.

 

The change has direct impact on Statutory Sick Pay paid by employers to employees. 
 

Read More about Fit Notes.

 

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