Grief in the Workplace

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The Grief Recovery Institute Educational Foundation in Sherman Oaks, Calif., recently predicted that grieving employees cost businesses about $75 billion annually. The institute used statistics related to wages, benefits, and the cost of training and replacing personnel to arrive at its estimation, but it is quick to note that measuring the emotional pain associated with grief goes beyond those numbers.

Last updated: Aug 21, 2003




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