One in three Aussies primed for Easter, Anzac Day sickie snatch

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WORKPLACES are gearing up for a flood of sickies on Monday, April 24, fearing the Anzac Day public holiday on Tuesday, coming so close to the Easter break, will see employees treat themselves to a second four-day long weekend. Tim Nieuwenhuis, CEO of on-demand labour-hire app Workfast, said businesses are already ‘sickie-proofing’, placing temps on standby to fill in for staff who are no-shows.

WORKPLACES are gearing up for a flood of sickies on Monday, April 24, fearing the Anzac Day public holiday on Tuesday, coming so close to the Easter break, will see employees treat themselves to a second four-day long weekend.

Tim Nieuwenhuis, CEO of on-demand labour-hire app Workfast, said businesses are already ‘sickie-proofing’, placing temps on standby to fill in for staff who are no-shows.