Over two-fifths (43%) of businesses have had employees absent from work for more than four weeks...
Long-term absence guide
A new guide to handling long-term absence has been included in the Knowledge section.
Among other things, the guide covers:
- medical reports: how to go about getting them and what to have in your contracts of employment
- the detailed steps to take before considering a dismissal, and
- particular issues such as disability legislation and staff refusing to attend meetings or allow contact from the employer