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Here’s a selection of our press releases and news articles that you may find interesting. As press releases are for journalists, you shouldn't rely on them or use them to make your financial decisions. Please ask us if you'd like more information about any of them or if you have any questions.

Employers underestimate employee absence rates

Our research shows that almost one in five employees surveyed had a long-term absence from work in the previous 12 months. Plus one in three know someone who's had a long-term absence in the previous 12 months. These figures highlight the scale of long-term employee absences and the need for employers to understand the issue and explore potential solutions.

New leaflets explaining updates to policy terms and changes to employment support allowance

New leaflets explaining updates to policy terms and changes to employment support allowance

New and improved psychological wellbeing service available from May 2016

New and improved psychological wellbeing service available from May 2016

75% of employees expect more from statutory sick pay

75% of employees expect more from statutory sick pay

More cover for critical illness claimants and children

All ABI insured conditions met or exceeded, plus fewer limits on people who've already claimed.

Overcoming nine common myths about group protection

New infographic tackles nine common myths and misperceptions about group protection.

Help for employers with stroke survivors returning to work

Stroke Association's booklet helps employers support someone who is ready to go back to work following a stroke.