As a manager you will occasionally need to deal with unusual and potentially serious situations. Read here to find out more about what to do if a colleague is unexpectedly absent from work, expresses suicidal feelings or after experiencing a traumatic incident.
What to do if someone fails to turn up for work
Your organisation will have guidelines for what to do if employees/ colleagues can’t come into work if, for example, they are sick. Most ask employees to call or contact their manager by a certain time after they were supposed to be at work.