December 2015

  • As winter sets in, employers need to be aware that workers who are exposed to cold, wet or icy conditions may be at risk of sustaining injuries or becoming ill….

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  • According to a report from the Department of Transport, 5,690 road accidents occurred in 2013 when a driver was over the legal limit for alcohol, and 1,340 people were killed…

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  • The pre- and post-Christmas season can be joyful but can also bring about a whole host of additional pressures that can affect wellbeing and productivity: Increased workload: A number of…

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  • There are many health issues we may experience over the course of our lives that can affect our ability to do our jobs – but often, the menopause may not…

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  • The pre-Christmas season. A time for letting your hair down with friends and family and enjoying some festive cheer? That’s one way of looking at it. Alternatively, for some, it’s…

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  • Last week, our blog focused on the issue of presenteeism and the impact it can have on a business. Despite not being as well-known an issue as absenteeism, presenteeism is…

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  • Most people know about the issue of absenteeism in the workplace, but presenteeism may not be something on everyone’s radar. Presenteeism is defined as the ‘act of attending work whilst…

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  • As winter approaches we’re faced with the threat of cold and snowy conditions in some parts of the UK. These have the potential to play havoc with organisations’ productivity, not…

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