The U.K.’s Bradford Factor: A Tool for Monitoring Unplanned Absences

The U.K.’s Bradford Factor: A Tool for Monitoring Unplanned Absences

The “Bradford factor” describes the use of a special formula that calculates a score for each individual employee based on the amount of absences they have had, and the length of those absences. This formula is used in order to objectively assess and minimise absences within the organisation.