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October 22, 2015

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Throwback Thursday: Presenteeism

In an article from August 2007, Zara Whysall explains how investigating the problem of presenteeism – when employees come into work even if they are feeling unwell – can potentially reduce sickness absence.

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Sleep and Fatigue: Director’s Briefing

Fatigue is common amongst the population, but particularly among those working abnormal hours, and can arise from excessive working time or poorly designed shift patterns. It is also related to workload, in that workers are more easily fatigued if their work is machine-paced, complex or monotonous.

This free director’s briefing contains:

  • Key points;
  • Recommendations for employers;
  • Case law;
  • Legal duties.
Barbour EHS

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