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Holiday pay and long-term sick leave: additional 1.6 weeks' annual leave does not automatically carry over

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Sood Enterprises Ltd v Healy EATS/0015/12

long-term sick leave | annual leave | holiday pay

The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has held that, in the absence of an agreement to the contrary, the extra 1.6 weeks' annual leave to which UK workers are entitled under the Working Time Regulations 1998 does not carry over to the following leave year when a worker is on long-term sick leave.