Sickness absence rates fell in last 10 years

Paterson, Jennifer
February 2014
Employee Benefits;2/26/2014, p3
The article offers information on the research by the Office for National Statistics, Great Britain, related to loss faced by Great Britain due to sickness absence. It mentions that due to sickness absence in labor market, more than 130 million working days were lost. It also talks about causes for lost working days in 2013 which includes musculoskeletal conditions, such as back and neck pain and minor illnesses like coughs and colds and stress.


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