Q: Am I suppose to get paid for time of if exposed to covid 19 ?
if another employee tested positive for covid and the doctor advised to stay home for 10 days after exposure.
A: The Fair Labor Standards Act is the federal law that governs the payment of wages, and it only requires that you be paid for time you are actually performing work. So, while employers have the option to pay employees for time off for illness or injury, it is not required under the FLSA.
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