Only 25% of organisations are tackling unhealthy workplace practices
Workplace presenteeism has risen from 26% in 2010 to 86% in 2018, while ‘leaveism' - people working while on annual leave - has also become a problem for 69% of organisations over the past 12 months, the latest Health and Wellbeing at Work report from CIPD and Simplyhealth has found. Increased presenteeism can be attributed to a rise in reported mental health conditions and stress-related absence are among the most common reasons for long-term sickness, the survey of 1,021 respondents in November...
Group life, critical illness and income protection business bought from Munich Re
Virtual GP service available to employees and families
As the NHS shows signs of embracing the virtual GP concept, will the burgeoning employer-provided market face a slowdown? Asks Suzanne Clarkson
Rising cost of living and poor savings putting extra pressure on households