RETAIL | Dealing with poor attendance

Sickness absence

Is poor attendance causing problems for your retail business? If staff are taking a number of unauthorised absences, it can prevent you from delivering excellent customer service. This is particularly problematic in the run up to Christmas. With a busy shift expected, it can be demoralising for your employees if a member of your team […]

Manufacturing | Accepting sick notes from abroad

sick leave return to work

Sickness absences are a headache for all employers. But if you have a diverse workforce some unexpected challenges arise. Imagine that an employee goes on holiday to their home country and informs you they have fallen ill. They provide you with a sick note issued from a doctor overseas. But can you accept sick notes […]