How Irish businesses combat workplace stress
Irish workers have been revealed to be among the most stressed in the EU.
A recent Europe-wide survey conducted by the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work shows that 22 per cent of Irish workers experience stress at work either “always” or “most of the time”.
A 2016 ESRI study also found anxiety, stress and depression were the second highest causes of work-related illness in Ireland.
So how are Irish businesses working to combat this? Earlier this year, companies across the country were encouraged to “light up green” to show their support for mental-health-awareness month. This was part of the Green Ribbon campaign to end the stigma around mental health…
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