Sick On The Job!

Question to Ask the Workplace Doctors about sick at work:

My question is very simple, but at the same time its kind of complex. You see, this morning I woke up for work and felt kind of ill and rather weak. However I pushed on to go to work. I walk to work everyday, and today I was vomiting on my way to work. I get into work, and I vomited in the back of the restaurant in the parking lot before my shift starts. They didn’t even mention about sending me home. So I told them I was going home. I am still under a probationary period at this place, and they made the comment about me possibly getting fired for leaving. Is that illegal somehow? Can a place make you stay and work even when you are ill? More importantly at a restaurant?

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