How to Manage Employee Absence
- Price: £3.60
- Published: September 2013
- Type: Business Information Factsheet
- Format: PDF
Any business that employs staff will experience employee absence and, in some cases, this absence can be disruptive and costly to the business. It is important that you understand how to deal with absence effectively in order to minimise this disruption.
Implementing an absence policy can provide you with a structure for handling short-term and long-term absences, as well as providing clear procedures for employees to follow when informing you that they will be absent.
This factsheet describes the various types of absence that occur and suggests ways of monitoring and dealing with absence in a consistent and systematic way. It also includes hints and tips and sources of further information.