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Why should SMEs invest in occupational health?

November 19th, 2015 posted by staywelloh

On the surface it can be problematic for SMEs to invest in occupational health. Whilst larger organisations have the infrastructure and finances in place that make it viable to run an OH department, many small and medium sized businesses operate on limited budgets and believe there are better things to spend that money on. Having…

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Mental Health in the Workplace: How to Create Mentally Healthy Workplaces

November 10th, 2015 posted by staywelloh

Last September, the Chief Medical Officer called for urgent measures to help those with mental health problems to stay in work. Despite recent exposure in the media and advertising campaigns to help change the way we all think, this problem is still shrouded in stigma and sufferers face a struggle to get back to full…

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Mental Health in the Workplace: Tips for Managing Stress

November 3rd, 2015 posted by staywelloh

“Although ‘stress’ is not automatically covered by the DDA, work-related stress is the leading occupational health problem in the UK. Neither people nor organisations perform at their best when stress is not managed effectively.” Tackling Mental Health. It seems, even today, managers and business owners are far more at ease dealing with someone who has…