Health & Safety

Health & Safety Archives

start-ups, vulnerable, women's health, mental health, support

Mid-life crisis or life? Millennials face the challenge

Whatever the road ahead, however we deal with the next "crisis", we can take solace in the fact that we aren’t alone.

Apps for happiness

SME owners need to take care of their mental health as much as their physical health if they wish to see their business ...
inclusive, social cohesion, belonging

Empowering change: how SMEs can build inclusive workspaces

Tailor work policies to meet the diverse needs of your workforce, including varied working hours and the option to work ...
psychologically

Small businesses not keen on ‘mental health days’ as mental health concerns rise

Many small businesses don’t have the resources, in terms of both capital and manpower, to offer mental health days on to...
Mental health, fatigue

Lack of compassion from employers spurs mental health crisis in the workplace

Allianz noted a 47.5 per cent increase in active claim volumes and a 30 per cent increase in the number of days off due ...

Tasmania plans new laws to protect retail staff

Under the new Tasmanian regulations anyone who causes serious bodily harm to the state’s frontline workers will face at ...

Why affording yourself some ‘me’ time matters so much for small-business owners

Getting outside, breathing in the air and marvelling at an expansive view can contribute to a better mindset and set you...

How to grow your business alongside your job without burnout

The first step is to audit your work-recovery ratio to illuminate how you’re using your time and see if you’re working h...

How to ensure business operations stay up while immunity is down this flu season

While being being short-staffed can cause operational chaos, the potential impact of a staff member continuing to work w...

Lukewarm reaction to Budget’s small-business measures

"Small businesses face a complex operating environment, and this Budget provides little for a current source of optimism...