All items: Depression

  • Culture change at GMB reduces sickness absence by 80%

    26 November 2009

    By introducing policies and procedures on absence management, and heightening employee awareness of stress and bullying issues, the GMB union's Yorkshire and North Derbyshire region reduced sickness absence rates from 7.3% to 1.3% over an 18-month period.

  • Stress management training promotes emotional wellbeing

    28 October 2009

    Training to cope with stress and mental health is available via the Wellness Works project, set up with the help of lottery funding; our case studies of the providers and end-users demonstrate the positive impact this training is having on employees.

  • BOC's focus on health supports employees through change

    20 July 2009

    A supportive approach to health and wellness at industrial gases supplier BOC has helped to ease stress during periods of change, reduce absence levels and ensure the loyalty of staff.

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Case studies: HR and legal information and guidance relating to employee health (depression).