Absence Management Practices Survey

Published: January 2017 Scope: Northeast Ohio Participants: 108

The Absence Management Practices Survey report summarizes the results of practices related to attendance and unscheduled absence of organizations in Northeast Ohio.


This survey was co-sponsored by ERC's Preferred Partner, CareWorks, a provider of Absence Management and FMLA Administration services.

The survey reports trends in:

  • Attendance policies for both exempt and non-exempt employees
  • How organizations handle attendance violations
  • Attendance tracking systems
  • Number of unscheduled absences acceptable within a given period of time
  • Percentage of organizations that record employees' absentee rates
  • Percentage of organizations that keep employees' absences on their records for various spans of time
  • Various methods to manage or control absence
  • Schedule absence
  • Unscheduled absence

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