Health, wellbeing & safety (580 items)


Webcast: Why invest in workplace wellness

Investing in workplace wellness reduces business costs associated with absence and workers' compensation, but there are clear benefits in terms of engagement and productivity as well, says Aon Hewitt principal Danni Hocking. In this webcast, she outlines:

  • the positive impact of workplace wellness programs;
  • the business impact of unhealthy employees;
  • how to integrate wellness programs based on your organisation's risk profile;
  • HR's role in workplace wellness;
  • a case study of a successful workplace wellness initiative; and
  • the importance of articulating the return on investment in workplace wellness.
» more »








Webcast: Managing Ill and Injured Employees

Managing long-term absent employees requires a cautious and proactive approach, or employers risk facing claims involving the whole gamut of employment law. Watch this webcast to understand how to:

  • manage prolonged absences from work;
  • identify the 'inherent requirements' of a position;
  • consider 'reasonable adjustments';
  • ensure compliance with the proposed amendments to Commonwealth anti-discrimination laws;
  • determine what material to provide in an independent medical assessment;
  • return employees to work on suitable duties; and
  • evaluate relevant legal risks before a termination of employment.
» more »