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Letter informing an employee that a period of sickness absence for which the employee has not submitted medical evidence is to be treated as unauthorised absence

Author: Lynda Macdonald

When to use this model sickness absence letter

Use this model letter to notify an employee who has failed to respond to previous requests to provide a doctor's statement of fitness for work or return-to-work plan provided for Fit for Work for a period of sickness absence lasting more than seven days that the matter is now to be treated as unauthorised absence leading to disciplinary action.