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Disability leave – employers stall

UCU is one of a number of unions pushing to establish disability leave entitlement for their members.  At the moment if a Bath University employee who is disabled needs to be away from work for reasons related to a disablity, this is counted as sickness absence.   This may mean that someone who has disability-related needs is put on to sickness monitoring that could ultimately lead to their dismissal (more…)