Belinda Liversedge, British Safety Council
13 Jun 2016
Findings in the EEF / Jelf sickness absence survey 2016 show that 41% of companies still say long term absence has increased in the last two years.
22 Oct 2014
The average annual amount of time an employee spends off work due to sickness has fallen by 13% in the last year to 6.6 days, according to the CIPD’s annual absence survey.
06 Oct 2014
A common form of vulnerability among employees relates to mental ill health; while HR and line managers are not expected to be experts, fostering a culture of openness is key.
Christina Bodin Danielsson
06 Oct 2014
Paying close attention to factors such as acoustics and the ergonomic design of workstations and offices can reap benefits for office workers’ general health and wellbeing.
10 Sep 2014
With so few occupational health physicians operating in the UK there is a risk of the Health and Work Service struggling from the start.
25 Feb 2014
The total number of working days lost to sickness absence in the UK has fallen by more th
11 Feb 2014
Nearly a million UK workers are forced to take a continuous stretch of a month or more off work each year due to illness, analysis has revealed, as t
07 Jan 2014
The British Heart Foundation is calling on employers to take more responsibility for their workers’ health after new research found that 650,000 empl
22 Oct 2013
Employers are not doing enough to tackle mental ill health in the workplace, according to mental health charity Mind, after a survey revealed that ne
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