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February 15, 2017

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Download: how exercise can help your mental health

How to look after mental health using exerciseThe Mental Health Foundation has released a series of publications aimed at helping people understand how to effectively manage their own mental health, including managing and reducing stress, looking after your mental health using exercise and how to manage fear and anxiety.

Physical exercise is good for both body and mind, keeping the heart healthy, improving joints and bones and also providing positive benefits to positive mental health and wellbeing.

This guide from the Mental Health Foundation highlights the positive impact that physical activity can have on wellbeing and offers tips and suggestions to get started.

 

Sleep and Fatigue: Director’s Briefing

Fatigue is common amongst the population, but particularly among those working abnormal hours, and can arise from excessive working time or poorly designed shift patterns. It is also related to workload, in that workers are more easily fatigued if their work is machine-paced, complex or monotonous.

This free director’s briefing contains:

  • Key points;
  • Recommendations for employers;
  • Case law;
  • Legal duties.
Barbour EHS

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