Podcast: Long-term sickness absence in the workplace
In this week's podcast, we look at some key areas of consideration for an employer with an employee on long-term sickness absence and possible pitfalls to avoid.
In particular, we cover:
- obtaining medical advice on the employee's condition and fitness for work;
- holiday in the context of long-term sickness absence;
- managing an employee on long-term sickness absence who is disabled; and
- some of the steps you'll need to take before considering dismissal for incapability.
Presenter Ellie Gelder is joined by Sarah Anderson. Edited and produced by Colin Miller.
Long-term sickness absence in the workplace
28 April 2017