Clue to a cure

Syedain, Hashi
October 2007
People Management;10/4/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 20, p40
The article reports that focusing on both long- and short-term sickness absence has improved attendance at the Metropolitan Police's forensic services directorate. As for the short-term absences, meetings were arranged with persistent offenders, attended both by HR and line managers. The Met employs 1,080 staff in its forensics department, including scientists, photographers and fingerprint experts.


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