Issues in health, safety and employee well-being
Caring for the mental health of workers
Increasingly, we are recognising the scale and impact of poor mental health at work. It is a common cause of long-term sickness and stress-related absence.
The new edition of HR Manager – A New Zealand Handbook discusses 24 contemporary issues in health, safety, and employee wellbeing. From Absence Management to Work-Life Balance. There can be no doubt that these issues are firmly on the HR agenda.
Read an edited extract from the section on Mental Health — increasingly recognised as an important concern for workers, organisations, and HR specialists.