Presenteeism in the workplace and the effects on productivity
The CIPD has seen presenteeism tripling over the past ten years, but many employers are still not taking action to prevent it. Stress, suboptimal mental health, lack of sleep and poor financial wellbeing are root causes which have been exacerbated during the pandemic.
Why building strength and resilience within the workplace is as important than ever
At UKIM, we know now more than ever that maximising work capacity is tricky in these uncertain times. With many employees having to adapt to working from home and home school their children, these factors add to the other well-known factors such as illness, bereavement, stress and common mental health issues.
We are delighted to announce that UKIM Occupational Health & Wellbeing (OH&W) has achieved SEQOHS Accreditation.
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Coronavirus Fitness for Work Advice for HR and Safety Professionals
Having a thriving and productive workforce is key to any business and now more than ever, during the Coronavirus pandemic, this can be especially challenging. At UKIM Occupational Health we are providing free fitness for work advice and guidance to support employers who are unsure of the legalities surrounding employees being or returning to work during the current Coronavirus pandemic and beyond.
Absence Management - Are you managing it?
Absence management and sickness within the workforce is costing the UK economy at lot - well a staggering £77.5 Billion a Year. Calculating the cost for your business won’t be this much, but it’s still a devastating cost - especially in the current global COVID-19 pandemic we are currently facing.
Why employee wellbeing is imperative for every business
The Employee Wellbeing of your staff should be imperative for every business. There’s proven evidence that suggests the healthier and happier workforce is - the more productive they become.
Employees left under financial pressure in 2020
A Workplace Wellbeing Study has been released by Hastee where it has uncovered the extent of stress management and financial stress faced by UK employees in 2020. It has some interesting reports and figures on how businesses and their employees fare when it comes to financial wellbeing at work and the overall stress management of their employees.