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Dean Forbes: Minimising employee absence should be a year-round effort

The first Monday in February has traditionally been the day when people are most likely to pull a sickie – how can we put an end to it?

Employers must create healthy workplaces to reduce absence

A TUC guide has suggested that employers who create healthy workplaces can reduce employee absence and boost productivity. The report, Work and well-being, aims to promote healthier working and help union safety reps identify what within their workplaces are making staff ill. According to figures, every year around 170 million working days are lost because…