Implementing attendance support programs

Unplanned absences are costly and on the rise
By Aileen McNabb and Ian Vallieres
|Canadian Payroll Reporter|Last Updated: 11/16/2010

It doesn’t matter how many people you employ — what matters is how many employees are working for you. Absence is a significant drain on organizations. The real problem arises when absences are unplanned — and more than one-half of absences in Canada are — and managers are unable to plan in advance and avoid the unnecessary costs.