Absent From Work Explanation Letter

Sample explanation letter for absent to work, or being absent from your office. Request letter from an employee to the general manager requesting him to accept the reason for being absent from the work, or job.

Explanation Letter Absent Without Notice

Respected General Manager,

I am Tom Smith, Senior Engineer from Geotechnical Division of this firm. There was an important conference yesterday in the firm in which all the senior engineers were required to participate, and share their ideas. Business personals from foreign companies were their too. Unfortunately I was not able to come to that conference due to some serious reasons. My only son fell from the stairs, and broke his leg. I was in the office yesterday when I heard this tragic news, and then I rushed to home. Sir I have got only one soon, and I could do anything at that time to relieve him from pain. Sir I am really sorry for not coming to that important event. I want to let you know that I tried my best even yesterday to come to office again but doctors advised me to stay near my son that is why I had to make a difficult choice of leaving the meeting. You are requested to kindly accept my excuse relating to this event, and forget any bad air which might have developed between us.

I hope that you will consider my request for apology on fair terms. I shall be thankful to you for this act of kindness, and I will remember it forever. Thanking you once again.

Yours obediently

Tom Smith

Absence Excuse Letter for Office

Mr. Raheel Malik,

CEO Pak Cements.

Subject: Reason for being absent from work

Dear Sir,

Please be informed that my sixteen years young daughter had gone on a school trip with her friends to Hunza valley where they met a horrible road accident. Their bus was hit by another bus, and 6 people died in this incident including the bus driver. This news was broke to me by my daughter’s friend whose sister was accompanying my daughter. I was told that my only daughter had broken her limbs, and had met several injuries. She was admitted at a local emergency hospital. Knowing this, my world came crashing down, and without a second thought I left for airport, took a flight to Gilgit, and then reached Hunza via local transport. The only thing that could relieve me was seeing my daughter alive in front of my eyes. I couldn’t think of anything else. The horror of her meeting an accident was just too big for me.

Thankfully my daughter is alive. She has sustained several injuries but is undergoing proper medical care here at Lahore. The doctors have said she’ll be all well in a couple of months. I tried calling office from Hunza the next day but had signal problems there. I am sorry that I couldn’t inform you about my absence from work in time. Kindly accept my apology.




Project Manager

Leave Letter for Explaining the Reason of Absent

Dear Manager Corporate Finance,

Sir, it is to bring into your kind notice that I, Saira Khan have been working as supervisor in Finance department. Today, I got up in the morning to come to office. When I saw outside, there was raining cats, and dogs. Due to heavy rain, there was much water on the road as I was unable to come to office in heavy rain.

I tried to inform you through phone, or sms, but unfortunately, the mobile service was also out of order. There might be problem in mobile towers. I feel ashamed as I was absent from office. Please accept my leave for today.


Saira Khan

Absent From Work Explanation Letter

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