The first Monday in February sees a staggering 69% of employees considering calling in sick and has aptly been dubbed “National Sickie Day”. Last year, an estimated 350,000 UK workers took February 1st off work, which cost businesses in excess of £34m in wages, lost hours and overtime.
Companies need to take a proactive approach towards absences in the workplace. Talbot Pierce have the expertise and experience to advise on and guide you through managing absences and any other HR issues. Contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org or (01) 9020031 to discuss how we can assist.