Absence Survey for SMEs

Absence Survey for SMEs

Absenteeism is having a huge impact on the bottom line for UK businesses. But despite more than 70% of businesses admitting absence has a direct effect on profitability, over a third of these have no idea how much absenteeism costs them.

Staff absence can never be eradicated – but it can be managed effectively to minimise the negative impact on businesses and employees.

Download these results to see what SMEs are saying about absence and how it’s effecting the bottom line in their businesses.

Findings include:
  • 70% of small to medium sized businesses (SMEs) owners say absenteeism is affecting their profitability
  • 85% admit their staff take up to six sick days annually
  • 34% don't know how much absenteeism actually costs their business

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