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    :: Monday, June 06, 2005 ::

    Recent Trends on Work Absences - HRinfodesk---Canadian Payroll and Employment Law
    Factors Affecting Absence Rates
    There are several contributing factors to the increase in absence rates in 2004. Among the principal ones are:

    * Working conditions: physical environment, degree of job stress, employer-employee relations, collective agreement provisions, and work schedules;

    * Adequacy and affordability of community facilities such as childcare centres and public transportation;

    * Family circumstances, especially the presence of preschool children and other dependent family members; and

    * Physical health of the worker (a factor closely related to age)
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