World Mental Health Day


Haulage industry urged to take action after 1 in 2 companies report a rise in mental health problems amongst drivers

A recent study has found that 50% of logistics companies have seen an increase in employee stress, anxiety and other mental health issues. Read More

‘Work-related suicides should be monitored, regulated and prevented,’ SHP meets Prof Sarah Waters

SHP speaks to Sarah Waters, Professor of French studies at the University of Leeds, who has recently published a report, with Hilda Palmer from Hazards Campaign, looking into 12 suicide cases that occurred between 2015 and 2020 to discover whether they could be attributed to the workplace. Read More

Are EAPs getting back to basics? Everyday wellbeing, not crises

Vanessa Sallows, Claims and Governance Director for Legal & General Group Protection, looks at 5 ways to make your EAP work smarter. Read More

World Mental Health Day: The importance of nurturing positive psychological health

In aid of World Mental Health Day on Sunday 10 October, SHP caught up with Karl Simons OBE, Executive Director for Health, Safety and Wellbeing at FYLD. Read More

World Mental Health Day: ‘Mental health in an unequal world’

Each year, on 10 October, World Mental Health Day aims to raise awareness of mental health issues around the world and to mobilise efforts in support of mental health. The theme this year is 'mental health in an unequal world'. Read More

Growing number of senior business leaders speaking out about poor mental health in the workplace

InsideOut LeaderBoard announces 2021 list of senior leadership role models. Read More

‘The silent pandemic of poor mental health has taken too many people before their time’, Health Secretary tells Global Mental Health Summit

Savid Javid speaks on current government initiatives to promote better mental health in Britain at Global Mental Health Summit 2021. Read More

‘Mental health and wellbeing of employees is definitely further up the agenda’, SHP meets Rob Stephenson

SHP speaks to mental health campaigner and CEO of FormScore, Rob Stephenson, about how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the health and safety profession and what more needs to be done to ensure business' are doing all they can to maintain 'mentally healthy' workplaces. Read More

5 ways to protect your people’s mental health with PAS 3002

Given current circumstances, this year’s World Mental Health Day which occurred on 10 October could not have been timelier. Phil Barwell, Head of Marketing – Certification Division at Alcumus, provides some expert commentary on how to look after employee mental health. Read More

‘I believe we should cancel World mental Health Day’: In conversation with Bill Hill, CEO of the Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity

Ahead of World Mental Health Day, SHP caught up with Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity CEO Bill Hill, to learn a little more about the charity, its mission and his vision for improving workplace wellbeing. Read More



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