“I’m well enough to work. It’s just a cold. But trust me, you don’t want it.”

"Flu with your fries today, sir?"

You probably cannot find a more succinct and memorable summary of  the public (and personal) health case for paid sick days than this.

So if you know someone who still doesn’t “get” why ensuring we all have paid sick days is common sense, try starting the conversation with this little nugget from The Stranger:

My name’s Goldy, and I’ll be your server

About seattlehealthyworkforce

The Seattle Coalition for a Healthy Workforce is a diverse coalition of businesses, faith-based, labor, family, and community groups. We’re working to ensure everyone has paid sick days, so we can all have safer food, healthier families and more productive workplaces.
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