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Document ID (ISN)112575
CIS number 12-0097
Year 2012
Convention or series no. Direction 09.3
Title Working well - Guidance on promoting health and wellbeing at work
Bibliographic information Institution of Occupational Safety and Health, The Grange, Highfield Drive, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 1NN, United Kingdom, Revised July 2012. 37p. Illus. Bibl.ref.
Internet access Working_well_Guidance_[INTERNET_FREE_ACCESS] [in English]
Abstract This guidance offers advice on how to promote employees' health and wellbeing, and cut down on sickness absence. Contents: view of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health; definition of wellbeing; managing health conditions and disabilities at work; key wellbeing issues; how employers should promote health; implementing a wellbeing strategy at the workplace. It includes several case studies of good practices implemented by enterprises and public administrations in the United Kingdom.
Descriptors (primary) sickness absenteeism; state of health; health programmes
Descriptors (secondary) United Kingdom; work aptitude; safety and health personnel; safety guides; compensation of occupational diseases; handicapped workers
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Workplace health promotion