Overall 35 percent of women sited fatigue and sleep problems as the main reason for taking sick
leave, followed closely by pelvic girdle pain (pain caused by limited mobility and functioning of the pelvis joints) and nausea or vomiting, with 32 percent and 23 percent of women suffering these symptoms respectively.
The committee said not enough attention had been paid to the problem of staff taking sick
leave, and the knock-on effect that this would have when key workers, such as supermarket drivers, failed to make vital deliveries.
Younger staff are viewed as the main culprits for taking sick
leave and are seen as less loyal to an organisation.
WORKERS taking sick
days are having a serious impact on three out of four Glasgow businesses.
Junior doctors working in hospitals are putting patients at risk of infection because work pressures stop them taking sick
leave, research claimed today.
One in five men admitted taking sick
days to loaf around, while only one in seven women told a fib.
3m, which will also mature in three years, despite him turning down his bonus after taking sick
It reveals that despite 90% of listeners thinking they are honest people, more than half also confess to stealing and taking sick
days when they are not really ill.
CONTROVERSIAL film-maker Michael Moore has sparked outrage in the US by taking sick
9/11 heroes to Cuba for treatment.
It said not enough attention had been paid to the problem of staff taking sick
leave, and the knock-on effect this would have when key workers, such as supermarket drivers, failed to make vital deliveries.
Workers taking sick
days could cost a financially-crippled Midland hospital trust up to pounds 8.
Today he was taking sick
leave from his post at Bedwas police station and was expected to be off work for the next six weeks.