Practical guidance on engaging with the Fit for Work service about an employee on sickness absence, including making a referral and dealing with Fit for Work after a GP referral.
In this week's podcast, we discuss the key findings of the 2016 XpertHR tackling sickness absence effectively survey.
Workforce absence is an issue of enduring concern for employers. Our round-up of initiatives organisations are taking to manage employee absence focuses on the most effective techniques in tackling the issue.
Definition from the XpertHR glossary.
Latest XpertHR data on absence rates and costs is based on findings from 670 organisations across the UK, covering almost two million employees, making it currently one of the largest surveys of this type.
A model policy on how to conduct a home visit to an employee on long-term sickness absence, including the role of the home visit, who should visit and when, the structure of the home visit, content of discussions and choosing an alternative location where the employee objects to being visited at home.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to sickness absence and sick pay.