Mental Health In The Workplace

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The mental health of your workers should always be a priority, even as much as you prioritise their physical health and safety. If this were being done, suicide wouldn’t be as great a concern in the construction industry as it is.

One in five Australian workers suffer from mental health issues at some time in their lives and the competitive working environment we function in doesn’t help. Other issues such as bullying and discrimination only increase the problem.

According to HeadsUp, there are key indicators of a healthy workplace and their are factors that contribute to an unhealthy work environment mentally. To learn more about them go to http://content.safetyculture.com.au/news/index.php/12/indicators-mentally-healthy-workplace/#.VoHGnPl97IV

 

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