Why we can't help working when ill: the perverse causes of presenteeism in the UK, with a focus on prison officers and academics

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10547/622124
Title:
Why we can't help working when ill: the perverse causes of presenteeism in the UK, with a focus on prison officers and academics
Authors:
Clements, Andrew James ( 0000-0003-0265-0376 ) ; Kinman, Gail; Hart, Jacqui; Wray, Siobhan
Abstract:
The term ‘presenteeism’ refers to situations where employees continue to attend work while they are sick. In this report we look at why absenteeism policies can encourage presenteeism and how presenteeism presents in two working populations: UK prison officers and UK academics.
Affiliation:
University of Bedfordshire; York St. John University
Citation:
Kinman, G., Clements, A., Hart, J., Wray, S. (2017) 'Why we can't help working when ill: the perverse causes of presenteeism in the UK, with a focus on prison officers and academics': HRZone.
Publisher:
HRZone
Issue Date:
1-Apr-2017
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10547/622124
Additional Links:
https://www.hrzone.com/resources/presenteeism-explained-why-we-just-cant-help-working-when-ill
Type:
Technical Report
Language:
en
Appears in Collections:
Applied social sciences

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorClements, Andrew Jamesen
dc.contributor.authorKinman, Gailen
dc.contributor.authorHart, Jacquien
dc.contributor.authorWray, Siobhanen
dc.date.accessioned2017-06-05T13:20:04Z-
dc.date.available2017-06-05T13:20:04Z-
dc.date.issued2017-04-01-
dc.identifier.citationKinman, G., Clements, A., Hart, J., Wray, S. (2017) 'Why we can't help working when ill: the perverse causes of presenteeism in the UK, with a focus on prison officers and academics': HRZone.en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10547/622124-
dc.description.abstractThe term ‘presenteeism’ refers to situations where employees continue to attend work while they are sick. In this report we look at why absenteeism policies can encourage presenteeism and how presenteeism presents in two working populations: UK prison officers and UK academics.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherHRZoneen
dc.relation.urlhttps://www.hrzone.com/resources/presenteeism-explained-why-we-just-cant-help-working-when-illen
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/*
dc.subjectpresenteeismen
dc.subjectwork-related stressen
dc.subjectC811 Occupational Psychologyen
dc.titleWhy we can't help working when ill: the perverse causes of presenteeism in the UK, with a focus on prison officers and academicsen
dc.typeTechnical Reporten
dc.contributor.departmentUniversity of Bedfordshireen
dc.contributor.departmentYork St. John Universityen
dc.date.updated2017-06-05T13:07:23Z-
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