Absenteeism in the Netherlands

We share a monthly update about the situation of absenteeism in the Netherlands. After all, that is one of our most important goals in striving for healthy, motivated and competent employees and a safe and motivating work environment: preventing and decreasing absenteeism.

An overview of our updates

Drop in sick-leaves by taking holidays in August

16 september 2021


Peak in corona infections obstructs the annual drop during the holiday month

18 augustus 2021


Average absenteeism in the Netherlands continues to decrease. Covid-19-related absenteeism increases.


Absenteeism in the Netherlands decreases, but remains higher than usual


The peak of absenteeism rate as a result of the third Covid-19 wave appears to have been reached in the Netherlands


More Covid-19 cases on the work floor


Absenteeism rate has halved in first months of 2021