For the HR professional – Workplace Assessments, more than just DSE
With an October Brexit looming and the only producers being from Europe, there’s some worry about the vaccines getting to us, which has resulted in an increase in bookings for our clinics. We recommend businesses get their flu jab clinic booked now to ensure nurse and vaccine availability. There are more reasons to get a […]
Frontline workers in health know they’re prone to catching viruses – and passing them on. Although there’s been some trepidation about the vaccination’s effectiveness (depending on active strains during a season), the NHS and WHO report it’s still the most effective method to avoid catching influenza. This is why the NHS recommends jabs for frontline […]
According to Public Health England, the combined costs from worklessness and sickness absence amount to over £100 billion annually. On average, managers spend 20 working days annually dealing with sickness absence. There are tools available to assist employers, but a great way to mitigate issues is by having a robust pre-placement health screening process to ensure adjustments are in place at the start.