Many of us spend more than half of our waking hours at work so it makes sense that as an employer we help create a health enhancing environment. Research shows that workplace health initiatives can deliver a wide range of benefits for both employers and staff.
Employers who implement staff wellness report reduced absenteeism, increased productivity and reduced staff turnover. While employees are more engaged, report better physical and mental health and think more positively of their employer.
The Irish Heart Foundation has created a set of online resources to help you support your staff to live a healthier working life. No matter how big or small your workplace is, no matter what sector you work in, you can support better staff wellbeing with some simple changes.
Learn how to support your staff with our free online training, tools and resources.
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