Scientists have identified the main reason why people come to work sick.
To work at a bad state most of the employees are forced by the high demands of the authorities and the lack of guarantees that they will find work in case of dismissal.
The authors compared the behavior of people with prezenteizmom - a situation when an employee spends more in place specified in the employment contract time. As a rule, a disease prevents a person from effectively performing his duties, which results in the need to work beyond the norm.
The study found that the efficiency of staff increases if the employer goes toward subordinates in question compensatory time off and medical benefits for health.
Scientists have done a great job, analyzing the data of 61 studies, in which over 175,000 respondents from 34 countries took part. On the basis of the obtained results, an appropriate analytical model was developed to identify the main causes of presenteism and absenteeism.
Also in the article is that the loss of major employers are not due to temporary incapacity employees, and through their presence ineffective. So, the economic loss from Presentheism in the UK exceeds $ 22 billion a year.