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Two Employees Sue Ohio State Claiming Workplace Made Them Sick

12:00AM
March
12, 2010

Two Ohio state employees are suing the university saying they became ill as a result of negligence during repair work being done in the building where they worked.

Abandoned Sick Leave Campaign was Costly

12:00AM
September
5, 2008

Some Ohio labor unions, anti-poverty groups, and others Thursday dropped their campaign for a ballot issue that would require many Ohio businesses to offer workers at least seven paid sick leave days a year.

Ohio’s Mandatory Sick Leave Effort Ends

12:00AM
September
4, 2008

Ohio voters will not get the chance to vote for a mandatory sick leave proposal. The group pushing the sick leave issue has asked that the issue be taken off the ballot.

NFIB Study Says Mandatory Sick Leave is a “Job Killer”

12:00AM
August
19, 2008

A group of independent businesses in Ohio says the mandatory sick leave ballot issue is a job killer, according to a study they’ve paid for.

Sick Leave Proposal Likely Ballot Issue

12:00AM
August
5, 2008

Ohio voters might soon be deciding on whether to approve a plan that would require many businesses in the state to give their employees seven paid sick days a year.

Sick Leave Proposal Remains in Limbo

12:00AM
July
24, 2008

Governor Strickland is continuing to work to head off a ballot issue on the subject of sick leave.

Ohio Legislators Consider Sick Leave

12:00AM
April
15, 2008

Ohio lawmakers are considering a bill that would give up to seven paid sick days to more than two million employees.

Backers Say Sick Leave Bill on Hold

12:00AM
February
20, 2008

Backers of a bill to give Ohio workers paid sick days say they’ve been given assurance that members of the state legislature will allow it to have a hearing.

Coalition: mandatory paid sick days nearing Legislature

12:00AM
October
22, 2007

A coalition trying to put mandatory paid sick days into state law says it has gathered enough signatures to present the issue to lawmakers.

Study: 2.2M Ohioans would benefit from mandatory sick leave plan

12:00AM
October
3, 2007

A new study finds two point two million Ohio workers would benefit from a proposed policy that would allow them to earn up to seven paid sick days a year.