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Leading cause of sickness absence in the UK

Mental health issues now affect 1 in 6 in the workplace.

The British Safety Council is supporting 'Time to Talk Day', and has teamed up with Mind to create the below video regarding how to better discuss mental health in the workplace.

Mental health problems are now officially the leading cause of sickness absence in the U.K., with 1 in 6 people suffering from anxiety, depression or stress.


Article Published 6.2.2015