Category Archive for: ‘Absenteeism’

New Survey Shows 50% of Workers Absent 10 or More Days in Past Year Due to Back Pain

MarketWatchJuly 24, 2008CHICAGO, Jul 24, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) — A new online survey by Spine-health ( shows that back and neck pain and their related health problems are causing productivity troubles at the workplace. The survey of more than 750 respondents found that 50 percent reported missing work for 10 or more days due to back-related problems. Another …

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