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Sleep and fatigue in UK working populations

81% of UK workers do not feel as though they achieve enough sleep. In this article, Marcus de Guingand, from Third Pillar of Health, discusses some of the data from a recently released whitepaper looking at the extent, impact and causes of tiredness and fatigue in different worker groups. Read More

Eight in 10 employees admit observing Presenteeism in the workplace

‘Presenteeism from Mental Health alone is estimated to cost the UK economy £15.1 billion per annum, compared to £8.4 billion per annum for absenteeism.’ Read More

‘Poor safety performance is a symptom of a misfiring culture’

Morgan Wilson of Juice Learning discusses some of the lessons learnt after nine years of delivering health and safety consultation and training to clients across the world. Read More

Mental health: The costs to employees and businesses

Richard Dryden and Ian Harries discuss how mental health can affect how we feel, think and behave and, in some Read More

‘National Sickie Day’ – the most popular day for staying in bed

If you called your boss today and told a few little lies about being under the weather, you weren’t alone. The first Read More

Mates in Mind – The construction industry’s answer to mental ill health

Yesterday (26 January) saw leaders from across the construction industry gather to discuss health in construction, and it also saw Read More

Health and wellbeing: It’s in everyone’s interest

by Jonathan Hughes, associate director, Capita Property and Infrastructure Health and safety has traditionally been focused on the ‘safety’ side Read More

Throwback Thursday: cold & flu season

Well I don’t know about you, but I can certainly feel the coming’s on of a cold this week, and Read More



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