Health Works Award

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Employees are one of the most valuable assets to any business and creating a healthy workplace will bring benefits to any type of business. Healthy people make happy people.

Why a healthy workplace?

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Why Workplace Health

Why do you need to be concerned about the health of your workforce?

2 million people believe they are suffering from ill health caused or made worse by work.

The average direct cost of absence each year is around £588 per employee.
Short term sickness accounts for 80% of absences and 62% of lost time.
35 million working days were lost overall due to ill health or injury this equates to 1.5 days per worker, 28 million due to illness and 7 million due to workplace injury.

(Health & Safety Executive statistics 2004/05)

The workplace has also been identified as a key setting for health promotion interventions by