The Leaves set up in an organization, encourage employees to take planned and unplanned leave from work.
Organizations have the following types of leave apart from the general holidays:
- Earned leave (EL) - also known as privilege leave (PL)
- Sick leave (SL)
- Casual leave (CL)
- Leave without pay (LWP)
- Maternity leave (ML)
- Paternity leave
- Compensatory Off
These Leave Polices vary from company to company.