WE’RE SICK OF WORKING SICK
Let’s make paid sick time a right for all
Sign the petition to make paid sick days a right for all
In the USA, more than 28 million workers across 35 states are forced to go to work while sick or sacrifice much needed wages to recover at home. Sign the petition and your state’s get well card to help us send
lawmakers the message. because we won’t rest until everyone can.
Without access to paid sick time, workers in the U.S. are more likely to experience financial hardship, food insecurity and to risk working while sick. It’s why Theraflu founded the Rest & Recover Fund, to offer families microgrants that help offset the lost wages that come from taking an unpaid sick day.
KNOW YOUR RIGHTS
Knowing your rights today is the first step toward securing your right to rest tomorrow. It’s why we’ve partnered with A Better Balance, a leader in the paid sick time movement, to help workers in America better understand their rights at home. Click below for more information from A Better Balance about your specific rights as a worker in your home state and to access a free, confidential helpline that connects you to a workplace rights expert.
A Better Balance is a national legal advocacy organization dedicated to advancing work-family justice. Since 2006, their efforts have helped guarantee paid sick time, paid family and medical leave, protections for pregnant, lactating, and caregiving workers, and more for millions across the nation. As partners, we aim to make rest a right for all.
2 Source : Statistics are based on an August 2022 OnePoll survey of 2,000 employed Americans, conducted on behalf of Theraflu