Poor mental health in the workplace is costing UK employers more, according to a new report by mental health charity Mind and consultancy firm Deloitte.
The new research suggests that poor mental health cost UK bosses more than £43bn in 2018. That is an increase of 16% since the last estimate of £37bn in 2016.
It is also estimated that 17.5m days are lost per year due to mental health in the workplace. You can see the full Mind and Deloitte report HERE
At Mind in Somerset we want to encourage all businesses across Somerset to be proactive in supporting mental health of its employees
We can provide a variety of training to senior managers and team leaders on how to spot and support someone with poor mental health. As well as providing advice and guidance on developing ‘Health and Wellbeing’ policies and action plans for the workplace. A healthy and happy workforce is a strong one. We can help you achieve this. See more on our corporate training page.