Infographic showing how companies are making progress in employee Absence Management.


Companies are facing a number of challenges with absence management. Chief among them: interpreting federal and state laws, coordinating different types of absences, keeping track of intermittent Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) leaves, and ensuring employees are fit to return to work. While the Guardian Absence Management Activity IndexSM indicates an increase in employer involvement and progress, the race to success is far from over.



See how your absence management program measures up. Check out the Guardian Absence Management ScorecardSM.

For even more insights, read The 2017 Guardian Absence Management Activity IndexSM and Study.

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Unless otherwise notes, sources for all statistics cited is The 2017 Guardian Absence Management Activity Indexsm and Study.


Increase from 2014 to 2016 in percent of employers reporting they have made progress on outcome.


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