How long can you be on sick leave before dismissal in the UK?

How long can you be on sick leave before dismissal in the UK? - Centric HR

When on sick leave, the last thing you want to be stressing about is whether your employer will dismiss you for not being at work, and what your legal rights are regarding sick leave. In this article, Centric HR will explain whether you can be dismissed as a result of sickness, as well as whether […]

Can an employer call your doctor?

Can an employer call your doctor? - Centric HR

As an employee, it can sometimes be difficult to know what your rights are, and what your employer is legally allowed to do. When it comes to medical information and activities, knowing your rights is even more important as this involves sensitive, private information. In this article, we let you know what your rights are […]

Dealing with sickness absence in the workplace

Dealing with sickness absence in the workplace

Sickness absence can be caused by various different things, it can consist of an employee’s general physical condition, ¬†conditions at the employees works, including health and safety standards, levels of stress, and harassment and bullying. ¬†Family or emotional problems can also play a huge part as can mental health issues other than just stress or […]