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Employee Sickness and Fitness for Work Edition 2

October 2013
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  • Published
    17th October 2013
  • ISBN 9781854186911
  • Language English
  • Pages 200 pp.
  • Size 8.25" x 11.75"

The second edition of this briefing will show you how to get the best out of your employees, from recruitment to retirement, while protecting yourself and your firm. Through understanding the law on recruitment this briefing will enable you to effectively manage employee sickness and avoid costly liabilities. Did you know that you don't have to accept every doctor's certificate for sickness absence? Again, were you aware that not all duties are suspended when off sick? The briefing is filled with constructive advice and guidance on regulations.

Gillian Howard

Gillian Howard is an Employment and Medical Negligence lawyer with twenty years' experience and the author of numerous publications including Drafting Contracts of Employment (Tolley) and the legal chapters for Fitness for Work--Medical Aspects 3rd edition (The Royal College for Physicians). She is an Honorary Fellow of both the RCP's Faculty of Occupational Medicine and the Institute of Occupational Medicine in the University of Birminham. She lectures widely at both public and in-house seminars.