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Coronavirus exposes danger of cuts to sick pay for Europe´s workers since the financial crisis
The European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) is calling for paid sick leave for all workers across Europe as the coronavirus exposes the danger to public health posed by the cuts made to sick pay by member states. ETUC General Secretary Luca Visentini said: "The coronavirus outbreak has shown how workers´ rights like decent sick pay is not only important to individuals but everyone around them".