May 27 2017 - Employers and HR departments need to recognize the signs of stress and find ways to deal with
employee stress and anxiety effectively.
May 12 2017 - While the priority should be about protecting
the health and wellbeing of employers, it can also reflect positively on the firm's balance sheet too.
January 20 2017 - A lot of studies have confirmed that job (and life) security can help boost employees' productivity levels to new heights.
July 23 2012 - Research from the University of Iowa has shown that police officers sleeping less than six hours
per night are more susceptible to chronic fatigue and health problems.
May 20 2010 - Loss of employment can have significant long-term health consequences
May 19 2010 - Work-related Stress, Shift Work And Coronary Heart Disease
July 3 2009 - With obesity rates making headlines across
the country, 22% of organizations offer weight management programs.
January 21 2008 - Employees who believe they have flexibility in the workplace tend to sustain healthier lifestyle habits.
September 27 2007 - Employees with
significant depression who participated in a program including a telephone outreach and care management service
demonstrated fewer symptoms, improved work productivity and greater job retention than those receiving standard care.
August 10 2007 - A recent report from the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has found that
nearly 40 per cent of human resource (HR) professionals have experienced problems with implementation of the Family and Medical Leave Act 1993 (FMLA).
April 5 2007 - The latest survey of sick days in the U.S. found that
time off policies are continuing to evolve with a number of states and cities exploring mandatory paid sick
September 2 2006 - Bipolar disorder costs twice as much in lost productivity as major depressive disorder.
May 22 2006 - A new review shows that adults with a history of childhood cancer are more likely to be unemployed
than the general population.
September 1 2005 - Members can access an Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
offering 'solutions-focused consultation' for a wide range of personal issues
July 28 2005 - An absenteeism survey conducted for Hudson showed that nearly a
third (30%) of US workers admitted to taking a 'sick' day when they were not ill.
June 17 2005 - Fear and anxiety drive purchasing decisions, according to a Towers
January 20 2005 - Nurses who smoke can create workplace problems
that health care systems should address in order to promote better interactions between
nurses and their patients and reduce dissension among staff.