WHAT MAKES YOU 40% MORE LIKELY TO HAVE A HEALTH & SAFETY INCIDENT?
Did you know that individuals who are experiencing a mental health issue or experiencing high levels of stress are in fact 40% more likely to be involved in a health and safety incident? With mental health and stress posing such a significant health and safety risk, the challenge is: what to do about it? The answer is, as a fundamental part of your health and safety strategy, to take a preventative and proactive approach and build resilience in your people. Resilience training arms your people with the knowledge and tools to deal more effectively with life’s challenges, and for leaders, to influence this in others. In turn, individuals are less likely to be involved in a psychological or physical health and safety incident. Early results provide promising evidence of the impact of resilience training on health and safety outcomes.