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Leave and absence 

The care of your workforce is one of the highest priorities a business has, whether that be supporting people through illness, or during comfort time away, we provide leading insights and solutions to help capture and provide visibility in this all-important area.

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Did you know?

  • The sickness absence rate in the UK in 2021 rose to 2.2%, from a record low of 1.8% in 2020; this is the highest it has been since 2010, when it was also 2.2%.

  • An estimated 149.3 million working days were lost because of sickness or injury in the UK in 2021, equivalent to 4.6 days per worker.

  • The most common reason for sickness absence in 2021 was "other" conditions, including accidents, poisonings, diabetes and coronavirus (COVID-19).

  • COVID-19 accounted for nearly one in four of all occurrences of sickness absence in 2021.

  • The groups with the highest rates of sickness absence in 2021 included women, older workers, those with long-term health conditions, people working part-time and people working in caring, leisure and other service occupations.                                              Source:: ONS 2021 

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