Rehabilitation and return to work

Health issues are the most common reason for leaving the workforce before retirement age and research indicates that, in general, long-term sick leave substantially increases the risk of not returning to work.

This is why disability prevention, rehabilitation and return-to-work measures and policies form an important part of EU-OSHA’s Healthy Workplaces for All Ages campaign.

Read more at the source: Rehabilitation and return to work: new report highlights successful strategies for managing ageing at work

 

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