About Careers MedBlog Contact us
Medindia LOGIN REGISTER
Advertisement

Job Fears Drive a Third of Employees to Work Even While Sick

by Savitha C Muppala on January 18, 2012 at 4:06 PM
Font : A-A+

 Job Fears Drive a Third of Employees to Work Even While Sick

During a study of 1600 people, it was found that nearly a third of employees preferred to go to office even when they were sick, fearing loss of job.

Due to the dismal economic situation, employees want to hold on to their jobs at any cost.

Advertisement

Nearly 85% of the 16-24 age group last year went to work even when sick due to the economic downturn.

Nearly 33% of women went to work even when they were sick compared to 27% of men.



Source: Medindia
Advertisement

Advertisement
News A-Z
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
What's New on Medindia
Test Your Knowledge on Sugar Intake and Oral Health
Test  Your Knowledge on Heart
Test Your Knowlege on Genes
View all
Recommended Reading
News Archive
Date
Category
Advertisement
News Category

Medindia Newsletters Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!
Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

More News on:
What you need to Know About Workplace Employee Wellness Programs & Corporate Wellness Portals Paranoia Resistance to Change 

Most Popular on Medindia

Post-Nasal Drip Blood Donation - Recipients How to Reduce School Bag Weight - Simple Tips Drug Interaction Checker Drug - Food Interactions Calculate Ideal Weight for Infants Find a Hospital Pregnancy Confirmation Calculator Hearing Loss Calculator Blood - Sugar Chart
This site uses cookies to deliver our services. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie Policy, Privacy Policy, and our Terms of Use
×

Job Fears Drive a Third of Employees to Work Even While Sick Personalised Printable Document (PDF)

Please complete this form and we'll send you a personalised information that is requested

You may use this for your own reference or forward it to your friends.

Please use the information prudently. If you are not a medical doctor please remember to consult your healthcare provider as this information is not a substitute for professional advice.

Name *

Email Address *

Country *

Areas of Interests