The Sick Note

Peter Day takes a close look at something most people hope will never happen to them: illness at work. He looks at a new scheme in Britain to get people back to work more quickly after being off ill and asks what happens elsewhere in the world when workers are sick.

Image: Doctor writing out a sick note, Credit: Science Photo Library

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28 minutes

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Thu 2 May 2013 03:32 GMT

Contributors to this programme

Dame Professor Carol Black

Adviser on Health and Work at the Department of Health


David Frost

Former Director General British Chambers of Commerce


Dr Rob Hampton

Clinical Director Leicestershire Fit4Work Service


Carl Lightbown

North Supply


Julie Potts

North Supply


Jason Mason


Dr John Canning


Stephen Bevan

The Work Foundation


Lord Freud

Minister for Welfare Reform


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