Statutory Sick Pay

Senior Payroll Consultant, Peninsula Services 
Nearly one employer in three has reported an increase in presenteeism in the past year. The findings from CIPD and Simplyhealth’s annual Absence Management Survey also revealed that going to work...
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A tribunal has clarified how some employees on long-term sick leave are to be treated when their team transfers to another employer.  The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) ruling covers staff...
Support for staff health and wellbeing is inadequate among many small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), research from Bupa found. Although nearly two-thirds of SME leaders agree that employees...
The Fit for Work service is “no panacea for sickness absence issues”, according to AXA PPP healthcare. Employers in England and Wales can now refer ill or unwell staff to the service for a health and...
Almost a third of employees are worried about being perceived as lazy, inconsiderate or weak if they take time off for short illnesses such as colds and flu, according to research from Canada Life...
Employers in England and Wales can now refer staff to Fit for Work, the government scheme to help reduce long-term sickness absence. Employees can be referred to the service if they have been, or are...
Big data provided by HR technology should play a more significant part in defining business strategy at boardroom level, it has been claimed. Oliver Shaw, Chief Executive Officer at Cascade HR,...