This one day course will look at advising and representing NEU members in relation to ill health and sickness absence, while aiming to develop an organising approach around issues.
The course will cover:
- The legislative framework, including equality law.
- Assessing employers' sickness absence policies and procedures.
- Sickness absence arising from work related incidents
- Fit notes.
- Occupational health appointments and return to work.
The course will be a mixture of small group activities and PowerPoint presentation/s with an opportunity to share experience/s and look at case studies and scenarios.