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Swine Flu Fearmongering

2009_11_sickwaiters.jpgSince most restaurant workers don't get paid sick leave (and thus often come in sick) and H1N1 is going to explode the world any day now, there is a Paid Sick Leave bill currently before the NY City Council that requires employers to provide one hour of sick pay for every 30 hours worked. However, restaurant associations say the bill would be "crippling" to the industry. [Eater NY]

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