One in four say they would rather spend more time in bed than be on time for work.
A survey by Brother UK, also found only 19% think it's unacceptable to be late to a virtual meeting.
The study by the printer company shows "employees who desire the most flexibility in their work may be struggling with time management the most".
- 15% of remote workers admitted to being late for work
- 35% of full-time office workers admitted to being late for work
- 40% of hybrid workers admitted to being late for work
The main reasons for lateness were being stuck in traffic followed by family emergencies and doctor’s appointments.
Brother UK survey - best and worst excuses for being late for work: