Category Archives: Health & Wellbeing

Hay fever season – effects of antihistamines on workplace safety

As spring gets into full swing and the grass is growing and the trees are in flower many of us will start to feel the effects of hay fever. A trip to the pharmacist very quickly provides us with the … Continue reading

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Winter ills – the risks to workplace safety

Many of us have been struggling of late with coughs and colds, and some even with flu. We are fortunate that we have access to a wide range of over-the-counter preparations to help alleviate the symptoms caused by these viral … Continue reading

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How much could a drug and alcohol policy be worth to your business?

With the cost of replacing a member of staff in the region of £30,000, many employers see that ensuring employee wellbeing is a worthwhile area in which to invest. This helps to enhance employee retention and create a resilient workforce. … Continue reading

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9 key benefits of giving up alcohol for 30 days

New government guidelines issued this month on alcohol consumption have cut recommended drinking limits and say there is no such thing as a safe level of drinking. Research also shows that any amount of alcohol increases the risk of cancer, … Continue reading

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Managing Absenteeism in Winter

The Christmas party season is a great way to let off steam and celebrate the year’s achievements, whether it be the work’s Christmas party, a meal out with friends, or drinks after work. However it can also be a trigger … Continue reading

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