Week Off Work Now And It's Killing Me

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  1. Shaun1977

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    Been off work now a week n I'm bored to tears doing nothing worst thing is I know for fact I'm going to be off good while yet this is first time Iv been off since going self employed can ya get sick pay as self employed coz a don't fancy using my savings to live on till am back working
     
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  2. CNS-southwest

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    Not unless you bought an additional insurance policy.

    May I ask why your off??
     
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    Av done my back in av been to doctors n he offered me sick note but I said i didn't need one
     
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    I thought maybe there was some sort of contributions based sick pay coz what do ya pay national insurance contributions for
     
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    HmmM fair point but I'd have thought you would need a sick note for that, might be worth calling ur liability insurers as u know some of the quotes I've had cover 3 month if I can't work
     
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    My liability insurer ?? I won't be covered by thm will i
     
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    HmmM fair point but I'd have thought you would need a sick note for that, might be worth calling ur liability insurers as u know some of the quotes I've had cover 3 month if I can't work
     
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    Sorry for double post, I am looking at liab insurance ATM and some off the offer cover for if yor off work for up to 3 months, no harm in checking ....
     
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    Can you link me sum plz mate
     
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    Sorry dude im on my phone but off top of memory flint insurance can do this
     
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