3 Risks to employee wellbeing and how to avoid them
It’s not just a fall which may injure or kill someone in the workplace. Employee wellbeing can be affected by a stressful environment or workload, a bullying culture, or a sexist boss.
The wellbeing of the workforce should be at the top of every manager’s in-tray. Learn more about some of the many wellbeing risks your company faces on a daily basis in this video, and download SHP’s free ‘Road to Wellbeing eBook‘.
Road to Wellbeing
Featuring thought leadership articles from a broad range of experts, The Road to Wellbeing looks at overcoming macho culture, self-reliance, dealing with life-changing obstacles and battles with mental health.
The profession has often focused primarily on safety over health, but this eBook highlights the value of focussing on wellbeing and the benefits to both workers and businesses. Covering:
Opinions: How to address mental health in the workplace
Spotting the difference between a bully & fear-motivated behaviour
Macho culture negatively impacts health and safety
Are lunch-breaks important for staff health?
How to reduce stress and strengthen the resilience of lone workers
Safety & Health Expo: Key lessons from the Lone Worker Theatre
Director offers harrowing insight into workplace death
Risk assessment – What are you doing wrong?
Professionals must have ‘soft’ skills set, panel claims
Tackling work-related health and not just safety hazards
Dame Kelly Holmes captivates the crowds at Safety & Health Expo
Brian Cox draws Safety & Health Expo’s biggest ever keynote audience
Simon Weston: “It’s all about self-belief.”
The eBook also recaps keynote speeches from Safety & Health Expo, with inspirational speakers shedding light on moving, personal experiences, and connecting their stories’ to the larger world of wellbeing. Dame Kelly Holmes spoke of her battle with mental health issues, Professor Brian Cox raised questions about human resilience and Simon Weston CBE brought his audience close to tears in discussing the significance of self-belief.
Beyond being case-by-case examples from courageous individuals, these singular lessons can be applied to whole organisational cultures. Discover the practical steps you can take to cultivate an environment of wellbeing and listen to the latest conversations around health and safety.
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3 Risks to employee wellbeing and how to avoid themIt's not just a fall which may injure or kill someone in the workplace. It can be a stressful environment or workload, a bullying culture, or a sexist boss. Learn more about some of the many wellbeing risks your company faces on a daily basis.
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Jenna Kamal is the copywriter for UBM’s Protection & Management series, including Safety & Health Expo. She is also the resident playwright of Rumble Theatre, where her writing focuses on wellbeing and mental health.
September 10, 2018
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