Category: Health & Safety

absenteeism and stress

Absenteeism and Stress: How Can Businesses Cure It?

Research from XpertHR puts sickness absence at 6.5 days per employee during 2014. Absence management is an increasingly complex area for...

stress

Is Workplace Stress Much More Than a People Problem?

Understanding stress is not just about people and their needs.  It brings with it potentially damaging costs to businesses and...

travelling workforce

How Can You Care For Your Travelling Workforce?

Travelling is essential. But, more importantly, travel health and wellbeing is critical to the success of every business. Good companies...

workplace stress

Workplace Stress: Can You See the Hidden Signs?

CIPD (Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development) says that too few employers understand what stress is. It identifies workplace...

doctor - fit note

Employers: Are You Coping With Fit Note Culture?

Refashioning the old sick note as a fit note, for GPs to issue when a patient is, in their assessment, not fit for work, has not solved the...