Even though your employer should take every care to look after your health and safety, you should also consider what you can do to look after yourself at work and return quickly, and safely, after an injury or ill health.
Find out about the benefits of working, how to look after your health and safety and the importance of being open and honest with your employer.
Find out about the causes of absence, how the fit note works and what sick pay you could be entitled to when off work.
Find out how to use occupational health, what adjustments can be made to help you return to work and the importance of having a return to work plan.
Find more information on an illness or condition that may be affecting your work.