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Managing Attendance While Controlling Absenteeism: A Guide for Irish Employers

In Absence Policy, Employee Assistance, Employment Law Compliance, Ireland, Policies and Procedures, Sick Leave, Sick Leave Policy,

What is absenteeism?  At its simplest, it’s when an employee is not physically present – though there is also the “presenteeism” of employees being physically present but not adequately focussed on their work.  This could result from a lack or limit on paid sick time, or indeed worry at how their absence would be perceived.  According to Professor Ciarán O’Boyle, …