Getting the right fit

Pickard, Jane
February 2010
People Management;2/25/2010, p18
The article presents information on the fit note system which will be launched in Great Britain in April 2010, replacing the sick note provided by general practitioners (GPs). The system will require GPs to state whether a person is fit to do some work or unable to work at all. Cancer survivor Graham Smith believes that the system will help workers to negotiate with their employers because the fit note provides evidence about their health condition.


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