Answers to 7 Practical Issues About Illness Certificates in Austria

In Austria, an employee who is absent from work due to illness, injury or accident, must justify the absence to the employer with an illness certificate. Typical issues surrounding illness certificates include: who must present an illness certificate; the timing and necessary forms required; who must issue the illness certificate; what the illness certificate should include; as well as the legality of the illness certificate.

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