The proportion of employers that attribute lack of motivation as one of the reasons for sickness absence levels has doubled, according to the Employee Benefits/HSF Health Plan Healthcare Research 2010.
The proportion of employers citing lack of motivation has risen to 8% from 4% in 2009.
The main causes of SICKNESS ABSENCE
Minor ailments/flu/colds/food poisoning 84%
Musculoskeletal ailments 55%
Serious illness 23%
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