TITLE

Sarah Page: Work together for a healthy working environment

AUTHOR(S)
Page, Sarah
PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
Employee Benefits;7/8/2013, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the relationship between work and employees' health. He states that employers and employees, both should work in coordination in order to create healthy environment at workplace. There should be provision of guidance to employees who missed their work for some days due to some health problem.
ACCESSION #
89027577

 

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