wellbeing


Providing safety and security to university students

With no current minimum standards for UK universities on what assistance they should provide for student safety, there is cause for concern over wellbeing and security Read More

Getting your workforce through Blue Monday

As Christmas and New Year celebrations come to an end, many will be feeling the effects of gloomy weather, shorter Read More

January Blues: SHP’s guide to helping workers beat the winter slump

The first few weeks of January are often perceived as a challenging time for the workforce from a mental wellbeing perspective. Read More

Free Mental Health First Aid training for new research project

Researchers invite all companies in the UK to apply for free Mental Health First Aid England training, for a new research project starting 2020, to investigate the effectiveness of mental health first aid training when used on employees. Read More

Listen: Why GEFCO were named Logistics Awards Wellbeing Initiative winners for 2019

In the latest episode of The Logistics Podcast, SHD Logistics Editor Kirsty Adam met GEFCO, winners of the Wellbeing Initiative Award. Kirsty visited GEFCO's warehouse, met a few members of the team and discussed what makes them different to other employers in this sector. Read More

RWS supports organisation to implement health & safety programme

A waste management company and RWS Language Solutions, a translation company, collaborated to introduce HomeSafe, a health and safety programme, into its workforce. Read More

British Safety Council respond to Queen’s Speech

The British Safety Council and other bodies have pledged to work with the government to protect and enhance workers’ rights, reform the regulatory regime for building safety and improve air quality. Read More

Future office workers could develop a permenant hunch-back

Researchers have designed what the average office-worker will look in 20 years, to physically show workers the damaging changes suboptimal offices can have on their health. Read More

Thriving at Work mental health survey results released

Highways sector comes together at House of Lords to hear results of the Thriving at Work Mental Health survey. Read More

Burnout, stress and being human

In May 2019, the World Health Organization announced that in the ICD11 (international classification of mental illnesses) there would be a new category of “burnout” as an occupational phenomenon – not a medical condition. Heather Beach discusses... Read More



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Courage, resilience and breaking the mould – Key trends and insights from the health and safety sector

Stress: A Barbour Guide

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Gas Safety (Onshore): Employee Factsheet

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