We don’t need new sick leaves. Period (Editor's Notes)Simple sick days should cover employee needsBy Todd Humber03/21/2016|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 03/18/2016 If you’re not feeling well, take a sick day. It’s really that simple.But, as any HR professional knows, life is never simple when it comes to people and the working world. So it doesn’t actually work that way.Because a minority of people tend to abuse any policy, employers have generally had to put a cap on the number of paid sick days offered — and even implement limitations on unpaid sick days to ensure they are properly staffed on any given day. To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.