TITLE

Government to help get employees 'Fit for Work.'

AUTHOR(S)
Brockett, James
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
People Management;4/3/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses a report from the British government on the health of the nation's workforce. The report offers some recommendations into the health of the workforce: case workers to help individuals back to work; a reformed sick note; and early interventions to combat sickness absence. The report informs that employers would be assisted in making interventions by a government-run Fit for Work service. INSET: Posting good results.
ACCESSION #
31929787

 

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