Report: Healthy Workers, Healthy Businesses: A Small Business Analysis of Earned Paid Sick Time in New York City

Across the country, cities and states are considering proposals to establish minimum standards for earned paid sick time. One such measure, the Paid Sick Time Act (Intro. 97A), is pending in the New York City Council. This proposal would guarantee all workers in New York City the opportunity to earn time off to care for themselves or a sick family member.

This report by Make the Road New York examines small business considerations in relation to New York City’s earned paid sick time proposal. It combines data from a review of existing research on the costs and benefits of a paid sick leave policy with statements from local small business owners sharing their experiences and views on earned paid sick time.

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