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The standard workweek is 40 hours over five days.
Female employees receive at least 12 weeks of paid maternity leave.
Employees receive between 15 and 20 days of annual vacation.
Sick leave is not requied but most employers provide some time off with pay.
Bonuses based on performance are common.
The notice period ranges from a week to 10 weeks depending on length of service. Severance pay is two and a half to three and a half weeks for every year worked.
Barbados provides universal healthcare, but private supplementary healthcare is recommended.
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