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The Sick Note

Duration:
28 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 27 April 2013

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

  • 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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