Dr Employer: We need to talk about sickies

Dr Employer: We need to talk about sickies

With ‘National Sickie Day’ (6 February) coming up, employers can be forgiven for taking vigilant stances against potential employee absence.

However, surprising research from Canada Life Group Insurance found that a staggering nine out of ten employees still go into work when they are ill, citing high workloads as the top reason for this trend.

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