Average Worker Hungover Three Times a Month

The average British employee goes to work with a hangover three times a month, research by charity Drinkaware has revealed. The poll of more than 1,000 employees also found that of those who have had hangovers at work, 17% confessed that it had a negative impact on their performance, and seven% have had to leave early because they felt too ill to carry on. Drinkaware chief executive, Chris Sorek, said employers needed to set out a clear alcohol policy for staff so that people understood what was acceptable ― ideally before the World Cup starts on 11 June, as staff may be tempted to overindulge during the tournament.  “An international sporting event like the World Cup will inevitably capture the attention of the nation and is a great time for people to come together, but h... »