wellbeing


Mind Matters: Experiencing Bipolar Disorder

Rob Stephenson speaks about his experiences with Bipolar Disorder in ‘Mind Matters’, a series of mental health videos from SHP and The Healthy Work Company. Read More

Mind Matters: Suffering with PTSD

Andy Rudd from Mace talks vividly about his experience of suffering with PTSD in ‘Mind Matters’, a new series of mental health videos from SHP and The Healthy Work Company. Read More

Mates in Mind calls for action to transform mental health

The charity said it was “encouraged” by a recent debate in the House of Commons on the subject, but warned more must be done to achieve a “fundamental change” in workplace mental wellbeing. Read More

Wellbeing at work explored in new videos

The British Safety Council has launched a series of videos to companies improve wellbeing in the workplace. Read More

Levi Strauss workers to trial blockchain wellbeing system

Workers at three Levi Strauss jean factories in Mexico are to take part in the trial of a new blockchain-based system to track worker wellbeing. Read More

Construction industry charity gives out £1.25m to help workers

New figures released by the charity show it received calls from a total of 1,662 families and construction workers in crisis last year. Read More

One in four workers find it difficult to mentally switch off from work

More than a quarter of British workers find it difficult to mentally switch off from work, according to a new study. Read More

Can singing while you work make you less stressed?

Academics from the University of Leicester recently published the findings of a new study, which examined what happened when office workers were asked to attend choir sessions at their workplace. Read More

Paramedics lose 50,000 working days to stress, figures reveal

According to information recently released by NHS Data, stress-related sickness absence accounted for one in five (20.8%) of all the working days lost for all reasons among all ambulance trusts in England between July 2017 and June 2018. Read More

Union advises teachers against checking emails out-of-hours

In new advice for university lecturers, EIS states that checking work emails during personal time is contributing to an “excessive long-hours culture” for many teachers. Read More



Sign up to free email newsletters

Job Search

Search for health and safety jobs

Product and Services Search

Search for health and safety product and service suppliers

Downloads

5 rules for effective incident reporting

PPE in the Workplace: Employee Factsheet

Director’s briefing: Creating a business case for wellbeing at work

SHP legislation update eBook

Safety & Health Expo eBook – trends and highlights from the 2018 seminars