Definition of 'off sick'
Example sentences containing 'off sick'
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He had to wait for his operation and lost pay while off sick. The Sun (2010)Nine owned up to returning to work too soon after being off sick. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Many small businesses are already struggling to cope as workers take time off sick. The Sun (2013)To this day she has not had a single day off sick. The Sun (2012)Some days he stays off sick and sleeps all day. The Sun (2010)It left victims off sick from work and ruined the holidays of others at Easter last year. The Sun (2016)Just don't take the day off sick! The Sun (2007)Around 25,000 more staff took the day off sick than a year ago. The Sun (2011)Almost 50 police officers a day are off sick after being attacked. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I was signed off sick from work with a bad back. The Sun (2006)And today we report that new forms to be filled in if a bobby takes a day off sick have up to 14 pages. The Sun (2010)On a similar theme, a lady tweeted me in disgust to say her work colleague was off sick because her rabbit had died. The Sun (2014)Nationwide, 30 per cent of workers were off sick for one day in the three months surveyed. Times, Sunday Times (2013)According to recent statistics, a staggering 9.9 million days were taken off sick due to work stress last year. The Sun (2015)Workers feel less secure about their Jobs and are taking fewer days off sick, according to two new surveys. Times, Sunday Times (2013)THE number of days cops took off sick due to stress has dramatically doubled in one force to more than 9,000 a year. The Sun (2013)I've been off sick from work over this and don't know how to make it better. The Sun (2011)
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