What to do if I had to leave work to go to the hospital where my minor child was taken by ambulance and my employer refuses to pay me sick time?

Asked on July 5, 2012 under Employment Labor Law, California

Answers:

Hong Shen / Roberts Law Group

Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

It is up to the employer's policy. You sick time may only cover when you are sick, not cover your family members. In that case, you may have to use your vacation time.


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