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"Family responsibility leave"

Good morning,

Kindly confirm if the below constitute for family responsibility leave please.

I fell ill two days before my husband had to go off on annual leave. He then submitted family responsibility leave as i was not able to take care of myself, and he had to.
However his work has informed him that it does not constitute for family responsibility leave, he has to take it as annual leave.

Kindly advise please.

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 User  uwcput asked at 08 Jan. 2018


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 User adelina answered to question to 12 Jan. 2018
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100% correct. Family Responsibility Leave is only applicable if the person working has an ill child or there is death of a spouse, partner, siblings etc. Close family. He must therefore take annual leave.

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