The role of extended weekends in sickness absenteeism

Vahtera, J.; Kivimaki, M.; Pentti, J.
December 2001
Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Dec2001, Vol. 58 Issue 12, p818
Academic Journal
Presents a study that investigated the role of extended weekends in sickness absenteeism. Background on voluntary absenteeism or extended weekend absence; Analysis of the rate of sick leaves for Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; Implications for the management of avoidable proportion of absenteeism.


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