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Where is the mental health agenda heading?

The changing mental health agenda of 2019 is driven by cultural change and leadership, according to a panel discussion held at Safety & Health Expo 2019’s Workplace Wellbeing Theatre. 'Businesses need to look carefully at their current wellbeing strategies to determine what is and isn’t working'. Read More

How to recognise work addiction

A Global Head of HR at Instant Offices explores how workers can recognise the difference between committed working habits and work addiction. Read More

Injured and laid up? Whose job is it to get you back to work?

No-one wants to suffer an injury, but it happens. However if, during your leisure time, you sustain an injury that prevents you from working, whose problem is it? Does your employer have any obligation to help you recover from your injury and return to work? 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

Physiotherapy helps Civil Nuclear Constabulary increase wellbeing and productivity

CNC aims to reduce incidents of sickness absence which resulted from musculoskeletal disorders that were caused by the nature of the its work. 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

‘There is a direct negative impact on the bottom line if mental health is not addressed’: In conversation with Norman Lamb

To mark Mental Health Awareness Week, SHP Online spoke to former Minister and Liberal Democrat MP Norman Lamb. Read More

A quarter of civil service staff absences due to mental ill-heath

More than a quarter of staff absences in the civil service are due to mental ill-health, new figures have revealed. 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

Mental Health: The next major focus for health and safety professionals?

By Heather Beach In October last year, I attended a course called “Mental Health First Aid Lite”. Run by Mental Read More



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Sleep and fatigue: Director’s Briefing

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