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Causes of Absenteeism
Home Up HARASSMENT DISCRIMINATION DISCIPLINE SAFETY QUESTIONS

 

 

                                     

ABSENTEEISM   

bulletCauses of Absenteeism
bulletCost Associated with Absenteeism
bulletHow to Prevent Absenteeism and Steps to Take

HARASSMENT

bulletCause of Harassment
bulletHow to Prevent Harassment
bulletFormal Way
bulletInformal Way

DISCRIMINATION

bulletTypes of Discrimination
bulletThe Glass Ceiling Effect

DISCIPLINE

bulletDisciplinary Actions
bulletHow to Control Discipline
bullet Applying Discipline

SAFETY

bulletDefinition of Safety
bulletFire Prevention
bulletHow to Stay Healthy

                             

 

 

 

The Causes of Absenteeism

The causes of absenteeism  may  include:

bulletserious accidents and illness
bulletlow morale
bulletpoor working conditions
bulletboredom on the job
bulletlack of job satisfaction
bulletinadequate leadership and poor supervision
bulletpersonal problems (financial, marital, substance abuse, child care etc.)
bulletpoor physical fitness
bullettransportation problems
bulletthe existence of income protection plans (collective agreement )
bulletbenefits which continue income during periods of illness or accident.)
bulletstress
bulletworkload
bulletemployee discontent with the work environment

Most if not all of these causes can be prevented by taking a positive approach to things. By showing the employees that you care, you can help lower absenteeism in the work place.