Who can sign up?
Worcestershire Works Well is open to all public, private and third sector organisations that are located in the county. Businesses must have a minimum of 5 employees to be eligible to take part in the scheme.
Is there a cost for signing up?Participation in Worcestershire Works Well is free.
Why sign up to the Worcestershire Works Well?
How much could poor health and well-being be costing your business?
In the UK, 175 million working days are lost every year due to illness which is estimated to costs employers over £13 billion and £100 billion over all . Making changes in the workplace to improve health and wellbeing not only reduces sickness but also creates a more positive work force.
Simple measures to prevent and manage ill health can have benefits for both employee and employer and can lead to:
• reduced sickness
• increase productivity
• a competitive edge
• motivated workforce
• reduced turnover of staff
• retention of experienced staff
• enhanced company reputation attracting new staff and customers