The weekend’s cold snap will be the first of many, warns
the Met Office, as it urges people to prepare for a freezing winter, The Daily
In cold weather influenza can spread quickly, especially
in office environments and even a small number of people off work at the same
time can cause significant disruption.
Doctorcall provides on-site vaccination and also flu
vouchers at only £6.95 each redeemable at over 2,500 retailers and pharmacies
nationwide including Tesco, Lloyds Pharmacy, Morrisons and Superdrug.
Vouchers can be purchased in bulk and are a simple method
of supplying your employees with a flu vaccination. Small businesses may find
vouchers more cost-effective than an on-site programme.
There is good evidence that flu vaccination programmes
are cost-efficient in terms of reduced absenteeism as well as providing a
valued benefit for staff.