healthy workplace

healthy workplace

A UK term for a work environment which has minimised various risk factors to the workers and which fosters healthy behaviours—e.g., provides counseling for smoking cessation, vending machines without sugary drinks, encourages use of bicycles.
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Their leaders prioritize and carefully craft a healthy workplace culture that supports employee engagement."
Arogya World also recognized 7 companies as Platinum, the highest level of its Healthy Workplace program, bringing the total in this category to 29 companies to date, with a workforce of approximately 750,000 employees.
'Unsafe working conditions result in massive human and material loss, while a safe and healthy workplace can increase productivity,' said the resolution, advising the field staff not to work without ensuring safety, especially during the rainy season.
Having a healthy workplace is important because it leads to effectiveness and good performance, which necessarily depend on the well-being of the employees and their mental health.
The program is claimed to allow a healthy workplace and encourage healthy lifestyles for both employees and families.
Synopsis: The psychologically healthy workplace has received much public attention in recent years.
We need to prevent this to happen, if we want to promote healthy workplace environment.
The 'Working Well: A Global Survey of Health Promotion and Workplace Wellness Strategies' survey, conducted by Buck Consultants at Xerox, with lead sponsorship by Cigna and the Global Healthy Workplace Awards, found that employers' views of wellness have evolved over the last seven years.
The "Creating a Healthy Workplace" column is edited by Nancy Blake and focuses on a variety of concerns related to health care clinical setting environments.
CLEMENS, MICH., celebrated National Public Health Week with activities that highlighted the benefits of public health and focused on healthy and safe homes, a healthy workplace, motor vehicle safety and the importance of regular exercise.
The company scooped the Simplyhealth Healthy Workplace award, which recognises the contribution firms make to the welfare of its staff.
Objective: To evaluate the effectiveness of health promotion activities targeting physical activity, healthy eating, smoking and stress management as a part of healthy workplace initiative at North Kirklees Primary Care Trust, England.