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Sleep and Fatigue

Download Sleep and Fatigue: Director’s Briefing from Barbour EHS

The 21 st century is a sleepless one, and today fatigue is all too common among the British workforce. It chiefly affects employees working abnormal hours or excessive amounts of time, but it can...
Workplace Wellbeing Show

Register for your free ticket to Workplace Wellbeing Show 2020

10/12/2019 Blog
Workplace Wellbeing Show is returning to ExCeL London bigger and better than ever. Register for free today to join thousands of professionals from around the world to access wellbeing excellence...
Wellbeing: Director's Briefing

Download Wellbeing: Director’s Briefing from Barbour EHS

09/12/2019 Downloads
When it comes to workplace wellbeing, you can’t afford to be behind the curve. Inadequate mental health provision can be catastrophic for individuals, and it harms an organisation’s productivity, too...
Guide to stress

Download Stress: A Barbour Guide

04/12/2019 Downloads
At times, stress can be positive. It can give us impetus and drive and help us make decisions and act quickly. Too often, however, it is ruinous, and the catalyst for serious mental health issues. HR...
Talking to a colleague may help prevent suicide

Talking to a suicidal employee can save their life

24/10/2019 Blog
Employees and employers could potentially prevent a colleague from committing suicide, by simply engaging in an open conversation with them. There is a common belief that talking about suicide with...
Biophilic Design

How biophilic design can transform workspaces forever

24/10/2019 Blog
Biophilic design might seem like a pretentious name for a simple concept, sticking a few plants in an office, but significant evidence and research suggests carefully planning a workspace or urban...
Burnout and stress

Burnout, stress and being human

24/10/2019 Blog
In May 2019, the World Health Organization announced that in the ICD11 (international classification of mental illnesses) there would be a new category of “burnout” as an occupational phenomenon –...