wellbeing


Your guide to flexible working: Examples, benefits and challenges

Jenna Kamal from Facilities Show spoke to experts about what their take is on flexible working, challenges they faced and what’s worked well for them. Read More

How biophilic design can transform workspaces forever

Biophilic office designs introduces more natural light and incorporates live plants into a space, natural matrial like wood to increase workplace wellbeing. Read More

How to stop drug and alcohol abuse in the workplace

Samantha Francis, Training Consultant at SYNLAB, explains the current trends within illegal drug use, and what businesses need to do to prevent it. Read More

How taking a risk can help women lead the way in health and safety

Recent research has revealed that women in leadership positions within health and safety show lower levels of innovation, confidence and risk-taking compared to their male counterparts. Read More

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

Scaffolding Association looks to drive mental health awareness with new partnership

The Scaffolding Association has become a Mates in Mind supporter, joining a community of more than 270 other organisations across the UK working in partnership to help to tackle the issue of mental health. Read More

Workplace mental health & wellbeing whitepaper offers practical advice to UK businesses

A new mental health in the workplace whitepaper, released by iHASCO, addresses the most common questions around mental-ill health and provides practical guidance to support good mental health at work. Read More

‘Over five million UK workers could be suffering from a mental health condition each year’

The British Safety Council published its new literature review, Not just free fruit: wellbeing at work, in December 2018. Shehzana Mamujee, Policy and Research Analyst at British Safety Council, tells SHP about some of the findings. Read More

Cigna creates campaign to minimise workplace stress

British employers are encouraged to take an active role in spotting stress in their employees, as it could help prevent early signs of mental health issues. Read More

What do ‘snowflakes’ and ‘baby boomers’ expect from their employers?

Nichola Ebbern, Associate Director at Capita, held a seminar focusing on how organisations can balance the mental and physical wellbeing of their employees. Read More



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