New guidance has been published on workplace policies and practices to support employees with a terminal illness from the What Works Centre for Wellbeing and Marie Curie.
UK employees missed work for an average of 7.8 days over the past year, the highest level in over a decade, according to new research.
A proposal to tighten access to benefits for those unable to work due to mobility or mental health issues has been slammed by legal and HR experts.
Economic inactivity due to long-term illness has reached a record high, according to data released today (15 August) from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
A government minister has blamed the increase in the number of people registered as long-term sick on the rise of working from home and anxiety driven by social media.