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Managers feel ill-equipped to support staff mental health

Six in 10 managers are not receiving enough help from their organisation to support the mental wellbeing of their staff,...

Women in stressful jobs more likely to receive diabetes diagnosis

Women in mentally-tiring jobs are more likely to develop type 2 diabetes than those who suffer from little or no...

Noisy offices affect wellbeing for four in 10 staff

Almost half (44%) of office workers say that noisy working conditions have a negative effect on their wellbeing, significantly affecting...

Construction firms should train staff in occupational health awareness

Construction companies have been urged to train at least one employee in occupational health awareness to increase understanding of OH...

Study suggests type 2 diabetes is “reversible” with weight loss

Type 2 diabetes could be a “reversible condition”, researchers have suggested, after a study found a third (36%) of people...

Vodafone offers staff who experience domestic abuse additional leave

Vodafone Group is to offer all staff who experience domestic abuse 10 days’ additional paid “safe leave”, after it found...

CPD: Supporting a young woman living with mental ill health

It can be challenging for an employer to know how best to support an employee living with a mental health...

Animal magic – the attraction of ‘canine colleagues’ in the workplace

Three years ago, food manufacturer Nestlé UK adopted a pets-at-work strategy. Allowing dogs to come to work with their owners...

The ‘ticking time-bomb’ of chronic illness

Many employers and workplaces are simply not set up to accommodate the realities of employees having progressive, chronic, terminal or...

Balancing act to integrate work and life

In our connected, “always on” age it is increasingly difficult to separate work and personal life, to create genuine work-life...

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