Paid Sick Days

There is a move to require companies to pay for sick days. Conservatives say this is “Socialism.”
If basic human rights is “Socialism” then I guess I’m a Socialist! How about you?
In Europe people get several weeks paid vacation each year – by law. They get generous pensions and fully-paid health care for everyone.
What sorts of things should we, the people, require of the companies we, through the laws we pass, allow to operate? Who is our economy FOR? Discuss.